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The Problems For Women When Drinking, Smoking And Using Drugs During Pregnancy

Studying medical information and applying it to your personal history often reveals interesting things. There is a reasonably new (not yet updated) report about women, drinking, pregnancy, and substance abuse. Pregnant women are encouraged not to abuse their bodies while pregnant. Of course, smoking is never good and drinking can easily be dangerous. Additionally today, you can add substance abuse as a pregnancy "no-no." The human body is amazing to me. However, the woman's physical capabilities as far as the ability to go through pregnancy changes exceed "amazing;" it is awesome. The use of alcohol, tobacco, and/or illegal drugs can cause any number of illnesses and conditions as well as death. Even legal medications, over-the-counter medications, and certain foods (coffee) m...

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