Harmful Substances (Personal)

Harmful Substances (Personal)

Alcohol: There is no safe level of alcohol consumption while pregnant. Smoking: Smoking reduces the amount of oxygen to the baby. Smoking results in increased risk of premature deliver, miscarriage, stillbirth and low birth weight babies. It is not safe … Continued
Swelling

Swelling

Swelling of the lower extremities, especially during the latter months of pregnancy, is a normal physiologic even. Swelling of the hands or face should be brought to the attention of the doctor. Staying off your fee and lying on your … Continued