Smoking and breastfeeding

Mothers who smoke while breastfeeding risk exposing their infants to insecticides which are applied to the tobacco plants. (Mayo Clinic Proceedings 59:759-765, November 1984) ED- Infants whose mothers smoked during pregnancy are at twice the risk of sudden infant death syndrome
(SIDS) than those of non-smoking mothers. Copyright 1984 Phylis Austin

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