Men and Women – Equal rights (or responsibility?) for the unborn child

As I continue my research on smoking and pregnancy, I have developed new insight on parents choices and the unborn child. Society and science have emphasized that maternal smoking is a major hazard to the unborn child. Smoking reduces the supply of oxygen and can decrease fetal growth and development. As I continue to research the effects of smoking, there is growing evidence that a father’s smoking may also affect fetal development. Continue reading