We’ve come a long way from the 1960’s when women were told it would be too stressful to quit smoking during pregnancy . . . and we continue to learn just how dangerous smoking and nicotine is for the developing fetus. This article reveals that nicotine exposure in the womb also increases the risk of later addictive behaviors including smoking, food cravings, and alcohol. If you smoke and are planning on becoming pregnant or are pregnant, please seek assistance in breaking this habit–for your health and for your baby!