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Nicotine Patches Fail Most Pregnant Women

November 14, 2014

By Kara Bobka, PharmD Student In 2011, 10% of pregnant women reported smoking during the last trimester.1 Smoking during pregnancy can lead to miscarriages, premature births, placenta problems, birth defects, and infant death.1 The standard treatment for smoking cessation is behavioral therapy, like staying active or chewing gum, and support... View Article