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You Asked:  What Medications Can Be Used For Smoking Cessation in a Breastfeeding Woman?

Smoking is relatively common during pregnancy, with about 10% of all women smoking at some point during their pregnancy. The rates are even higher among women with psychiatric illness.  While many women may be able to stop smoking or reduce their intake during pregnancy, most women resume smoking during the postpartum period.  And women who… Read More »

Male smoking rate falls for first time

The number of men who smoke and use tobacco has stopped rising and is on the turn for the first time, marking a shift in a global epidemic that has killed tens of millions of people over decades. The change in global smoking trends shows that governments’ efforts to control tobacco are working “to save… Read More »