Why must a pregnant woman avoid alcohol?

Answer A pregnant woman must avoid alcohol because if she drinks alcohol the chemicals in it will go to the unborn baby and there is a high percentage that baby will either die or be physically mental.

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What happens when pregnant woman drink alcohol and smoke?

There is an increased risk that the baby can be a still born be born prematurely.

Should a person with shingles avoid being around a pregnant woman?

probably. because we cannot be 100% sure they will not infect the mother and baby... though if the mother had chicken pox, then the antibodies in her body should protect the baby...but I would hate... Read More »

How does a pregnant woman avoid getting swollen ankles?

Answer unfortunatley most women get this. Try keeping your legs elevated as much as possible. Drink plenty of water and try not to be on your feet for hours on end.

WHAT amount of alcohol is safe for a pregnant woman to drink?

none !! you should not drink alcohol at all when pregnant