We know that it can be difficult to stop smoking. But we also know that you want to give your baby the best possible start in life. The risks of smoking during pregnancy are serious, from premature delivery to increased risk of miscarriage, stillbirth or sudden infant death.
Quitting smoking is one of the best things you and your partner can do to help your baby develop healthily during pregnancy and beyond.No matter what stage you're at in your pregnancy, it's never too late to stop smoking. It can be difficult, but smoking is much more harmful to your baby than any stress quitting may bring. There is a lot of help and support available so register with Smokefree, or you can contact your local Stop Smoking Service for more information. Start4Life also has lots of helpful tips and advice for a healthy pregnancy.
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