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It's Time to Quit Smoking

FAQ065, June 2014

What are the dangers of smoking Smoking is a leading cause of death in women Lung cancer causes more deaths in women than any other type of cancer including breast cancer and ovarian cancer Another smokingrelated disease heart disease is currently the number one killer of women in the United State...

June 2014

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Tobacco, Alcohol, Drugs, and Pregnancy

FAQ170, December 2013

Why is smoking dangerous during pregnancy If you smoke during pregnancy your baby is exposed to harmful chemicals such as tar nicotine and carbon monoxide Nicotine causes blood vessels to constrict so less oxygen and nutrients reach the fetus Carbon monoxide decreases the amount of oxygen the baby...

December 2013

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