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Vaporing may be an effective way to quit smoking during pregnancy

E-cigarettes may be more effective than nicotine patches as a tool for quitting smoking during pregnancy, a UK study suggests


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May 16, 2022

Is e-cigarette worth considering as a tool for quitting smoking during pregnancy?

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A UK study of 1100 pregnant women suggests that e-cigarettes may be more effective than nicotine patches when used as an aid to quit smoking during pregnancy.

Smoking during pregnancy increases the risk of preterm birth, stillbirth, disability, low birth weight, sudden infant death syndrome or “sudden infant death”. Sudden infant death syndrome causes a healthy-looking baby to die suddenly for no apparent reason. This is because cigarette smoke contains about 4000 chemicals. Many of these chemicals are toxic and also contain carbon monoxide …

Vaporing may be an effective way to quit smoking during pregnancy

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