Impact of Cigarettes for Your Fetus

A study in England found that many pregnant women in England do not consider the impact their smoking to the fetus. Are you one of them? If the answer is "yes", then you should continue reading this article. You must know the impact of cigarette you smoke for the growth and development of your fetus.
A research conducted by the University of Cardiff, Nottingham, Bristol and Warwick found the conclusion that pregnant women who smoke during pregnancy risk of making their children exposed to mental symptoms such as delusions and hallucinations. This research is part of a long-term study of the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children to examine how genetics and environment affect health.
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Bad Effects of Alcohol on Fetus

Doctors advise pregnant women not to consume alcohol during pregnancy. These suggestions have certainly based on some research results, as I wrote earlier. Basically, alcohol can give a bad impact for the development of the fetus when the mother consumed during her pregnancy.

During pregnancy, your baby is growing inside your womb. Food and beverages you consume will be consumed by your baby as well, and of course this can affect your baby. Consuming alcohol can interfere with infant growth, such as causing physical disruption and permanent behavior.
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The Effects of Alcohol on Pregnant Women (2)

It is better for us to believe that the impact of alcohol is bad for pregnant women and their babies. We've read the studies conducted by experts from the American College of obstetricians and Gynecologists and the American Academy of Pediatrics about the impact of alcohol for pregnant women in the article before. From the results of these studies clearly stated consequences which can be caused by alcohol to the fetus is the occurrence of damage to the central brain of the fetus, or often referred to as Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS).
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The Effects of Alcohol on Pregnant Women (1)

In some previous articles have mentioned a variety of foods and beverages should be avoided during pregnancy. One type of beverage that advisable not to drink is alcohol. How the influence of alcohol on pregnant women?

Maybe you've read that there are few obstetricians who say that alcohol does not give effects that are harmful to a pregnant woman and her baby. Maybe you've read also that the harmful effects of alcohol only on the first eight weeks of gestation. After that alcohol is not dangerous, both for the pregnant woman and to the fetus. If you are currently pregnant and the chance you are an alcoholic, maybe this is a good news for you. But is this so?
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Every Womans Guide For Eating During Pregnancy

An Article by : Karin I Manning

Healthy eating during pregnancy is absolutely essential for both you and your baby. Keep reading to learn every woman's guide for eating during pregnancy.
Although you are eating for yourself and your baby this does not mean that you can eat double what you would normally eat. You don't necessarily have to eat much more than you normally would. The key here is to ensure that the foods that you do eat are full of healthy nutrients to help with your baby's full development in the womb.
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