Healthy Start, BK Reader
photo credit: then.co.uk
Healthy Start, BK Reader
photo credit: then.co.uk

While the health risks are clear, still 12 per cent of mums in the UK admit to smoking while they’re expecting.

And 54 per cent say they were smokers but quit before or during pregnancy, according to leading charity ASH.

Smoking in pregnancy can cause premature birth, low birth weight and other behavioural issues, past studies [..]..

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Andrea Leonhardt

“Made in Germany,” Andrea Leonhardt is the managing editor for BK Reader. Andrea holds a bachelor’s degree in political science, with minors in American studies and education, and a master’s...

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  1. Yes and I hope the mums who quit before pregnancy don’t start smoking after again. I think that’s even worse because the kid will most likely adobt that behavior and soon will smoke too.

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