Smoking Before, During And After Pregnancy

Columbus is discovered not only America, but also smokes (tobacco)! Both, you know what the! The woman has reduced ability to conceive. In men, reduced sperm motility, decreased ability to fertilize. (Source: Dr. Mark Hyman). This data is foreign statistics. Too many pregnant women quit smoking for yourself, without going to any particular victims. This is a normal reaction expectant mother to tobacco smoke. Typically, a woman did not smoke during pregnancy and lactation, but then again, this habit makes itself felt.

But some women continue to smoke even during pregnancy, ie, the need to smoke them remains, and it is so high that even care about the health of her child did not "outweigh". Dr. Caldwell B. Esselstyn, Jr. may not feel the same. Smoking, especially after the fourth month of pregnancy, can cause serious complications such as uterine bleeding, premature separation of child seats preterm rupture of membranes and, finally, miscarriage and premature birth (physicians believe that smoking is the cause of them in 14% of cases). Smoking is, undoubtedly, affects the development of the child in the womb. Since Nicotine is a spasm of blood vessels, including vessels and the placenta, maternal smoking leads to disruption of the exchange of nutrients and oxygen between the mother and fetus. This leads to delayed fetal development, children are often born with low birth weight, and sometimes these children long runs "of neonatal jaundice. In addition, children of smoking mothers are more susceptible to respiratory diseases and increasingly the victims of "sudden infant death syndrome." A what happens when you smoke a nursing mother? Nicotine reaches the baby through the milk. They usually have such a child is lowered immunity. It is more susceptible to colds. The baby is disturbed sleep, it is more capricious.