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Mom’s Lifestyle in Early Pregnancy Affects Baby’s Size

Tweet Smoking, low folic acid, high blood pressure restrict fetal growth, study finds The lifestyle habits you bring into pregnancy can have lasting effects on your baby’s health, new research shows. A Dutch study found that women who smoked, had high blood pressure or low folic acid levels in early pregnancy had babies that were smaller in the first trimester of pregnancy and had a higher risk of complications later. “Our study demo ... Jump to full article >>