There is no research available that demonstrates what level of alcohol
consumption is likely safe. If you had alcoholic beverages prior to knowing you were pregnant there is no need to
be concerned if you stopped with your positive pregnancy test.
Cigarette smoking is known to be harmful to your
developing baby as well as causing complications in
pregnancy. Babies born to smokers are more likely
to be premature and smaller in weight. E-cigarettes
and vaping are not safe alternatives to cigarette
smoking! These contain numerous harmful chemicals.
There is help available to assist you to stop smoking. Your
nurse and doctor will give you resources.
This includes marijuana and all “street” drugs.
There is no evidence to
show that CBD oil and any other products with CBD are safe to use during pregnancy. Our recommendation is to
avoid these products.