• Prenatal alcohol and tobacco exposure linked to increased risk for SIDS

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    Children born to mothers who both drank and smoked beyond the first trimester of pregnancy have a 12-fold increased risk for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome compared to those unexposed or only exposed in the first trimester of pregnancy, according to a new study supported by the National Institutes of Health.
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  • Smoking and Drinking During Early Pregnancy Raises SIDS Risk

    Smoking and Drinking During Early Pregnancy Raises SIDS Risk

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    NIH-funded Safe Passage Study provides a look at how SIDS risk is influenced by the timing and amount of prenatal exposure to tobacco and alcohol.
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