Pregnant and New Moms


Quitting smoking is the best decision you can make for you and your baby. There are more than 4,000 chemicals and chemical compounds in tobacco that can affect your health and the health of your growing baby.


Benefits for Mom

Quitting During Pregnancy Can Lower the Risk of:



Ectopic pregnancies

Placenta Previa

Placental abruption

Cancer of the mouth, lung, throat, kidney, bladder, cervix and more

Respiratory disease: emphysema, chronic bronchitis, flu, colds


Heart attacks


Benefits for Your Baby

Quitting During Pregnancy Can Lower the Risk of:

Still birth

Premature birth

Low birth weight

Cleft palate

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

Fetal growth retardation

Your child being over weight or obese as a teenager

Where to Start

Call your Quit Coach: 1-800-55-66-222

Set a quit date

Make your home and car tobacco-free today

Get support from your partner, family, friends and health care providers, etc.

Nourish your body and your baby with healthy snacks

Stay busy

Contact the Arizona Pregnancy Riskline: 1-888-285-3401

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