Vaping, Electric Cigarettes, and Pregnancy


Is Vaping Safe When Trying to Become Pregnant?

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What the science says about the safety of e-cigarettes

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Pregnant mom turns to electronic cigarettes

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E-cigarette use during pregnancy Professor Linda Bauld

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Pregnancy and Vaping / E-cigarettes

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Should Pregnant Women Vape? | This Morning

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Vaping During Pregnancy Study Shows Risks | Connecting Point | Oct. 9, 2019

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Although the aerosol of e-cigarettes generally has fewer harmful substances than cigarette smoke, e-cigarettes and other products containing nicotine are not safe to use during pregnancy. Nicotine is a health danger for pregnant women and developing babies and can damage a developing baby’s brain and lungs. Also, some of the flavorings used in e-cigarettes may be harmful to.

Vaping While Pregnant That’s where electronic cigarettes, also known as e-cigs, and vaping come in. The manufacturers have been purporting that this is a safer way to smoke and pregnant women seem to be believing the hype. Using electronic cigarettes (vaping) during pregnancy isn’t safe. In recent months the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has reported more than 1,000 cases of lung injury tied to vaping, mostly involving products that contain tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). The Food and Drug Administration recommends that pregnant people shouldn’t use any vaping product, regardless of the.

Vaping (using electronic cigarettes) isn’t safe during pregnancy. And recent reports of lung injuries from vaping have doctors even more worried. Also, the nicotine in e-cigs passes into breast milk, so it’s a good idea not to vape while breastfeeding, either.

Photo credit: / martin-dm. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and a 2016 Surgeon General report say that e-cigarettes are not safe for pregnant women, but because it has a potential benefit to smokers who are not pregnant, researchers are still conducting studies. That’s the suggestion from a new study that finds close to 4% of pregnant American women are vaping, and the rate of e-cigarette use is actually higher among pregnant women. Vaping E-Cigarettes Not Safe During Pregnancy. By: Amos Grünebaum. Updated on April 29, 2020. Electronic e-cigarettes (also known as electronic vapor products or EVPs) contain nicotine which is a health danger for pregnant women and developing babies and can damage a developing baby’s brain and lungs.

In addition, some of the flavorings. Electronic Cigarettes and Pregnancy Are electronic cigarettes (also known as e-hookah, e-pens, vape pens, or tanks) are battery-operated cigarettes that turn chemicals, including nicotine, into a vapor, which is then inhaled. Many women who smoke during pregnancy are using e-cigarettes as an aid to quit or cut down and members of the midwifery team may be asked for advice. Resources These resources have been designed by the Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group to inform health professionals and support conversations with pregnant women who smoke and are inquiring about e-cigarettes.

Vaping during Pregnancy. Manufacturers of electronic cigarettes purport that vaping during pregnancy is safe. But this is not entirely true. An electronic cigarette is generally a nicotine delivery system.

The only thing that differentiates it from a traditional cigarette is that it works differently from the regular cigarette.

List of related literature:

Potential effects of e-cigarette use during pregnancy are of great interest for a number of reasons.

“Public Health Consequences of E-Cigarettes” by National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Health and Medicine Division, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Committee on the Review of the Health Effects of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems, David L. Eaton, Leslie Y. Kwan, Kathleen Stratton
from Public Health Consequences of E-Cigarettes
by National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Health and Medicine Division, et. al.
National Academies Press, 2018

Electronic cigarettes and other forms of smoking, such as a hookah, may be perceived as safe alternatives to cigarettes during pregnancy.

“Obstetrics: Normal and Problem Pregnancies E-Book” by Mark B Landon, Henry L Galan, Eric R. M. Jauniaux, Deborah A Driscoll, Vincenzo Berghella, William A Grobman, Sarah J Kilpatrick, Alison G Cahill
from Obstetrics: Normal and Problem Pregnancies E-Book
by Mark B Landon, Henry L Galan, et. al.
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2020

Pregnant smokers should be encouraged to quit by using educational and behavioural techniques rather than nicotine replacement products; however, research regarding the safety of these products during pregnancy is ongoing.

“Clinical Drug Therapy for Canadian Practice” by Kathleen Marion Brophy, Heather Scarlett-Ferguson, Karen S. Webber, Anne Collins Abrams, Carol Barnett Lammon
from Clinical Drug Therapy for Canadian Practice
by Kathleen Marion Brophy, Heather Scarlett-Ferguson, et. al.
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2010

Because preclinical data have shown that nicotine is harmful to the developing fetus, all but one of the NRT products have been placed in FDA Pregnancy Category D, indicating that there is evidence of human fetal risk.

“The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Substance Abuse Treatment” by Marc Galanter, Herbert D. Kleber, Kathleen T. Brady
from The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Substance Abuse Treatment
by Marc Galanter, Herbert D. Kleber, Kathleen T. Brady
American Psychiatric Publishing, 2015

Clinical guidelines assume that when pregnant women are heavily dependent on nicotine, use of NRT will be less harmful to them and their babies than continued smoking; however, these findings have not produced evidence for this assumption.

“Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span E-Book” by Carole Lium Edelman, Carol Lynn Mandle, Elizabeth C. Kudzma
from Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span E-Book
by Carole Lium Edelman, Carol Lynn Mandle, Elizabeth C. Kudzma
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2017

In pregnant women, the USPSTF found convincing evidence that smoking cessation counseling sessions, augmented with messages and self-help materials tailored for pregnant smokers, increases abstinence rates during pregnancy compared with brief, generic counseling interventions alone.

“AWHONN's Perinatal Nursing” by Kathleen R. Simpson
from AWHONN’s Perinatal Nursing
by Kathleen R. Simpson
Wolters Kluwer Health, 2013

Most e-cigarettes contain nicotine, which is addictive and also toxic to developing fetuses.

“Sheehy's Emergency Nursing E-Book: Principles and Practice” by Emergency Nurses Association
from Sheehy’s Emergency Nursing E-Book: Principles and Practice
by Emergency Nurses Association
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2019

Nevertheless, a pregnant woman should be informed that exposure to any nicotine, whatever the source, carries a risk of embryo and/or fetal harm.

“Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation: A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk” by Gerald G. Briggs, Roger K. Freeman, Sumner J. Yaffe
from Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation: A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk
by Gerald G. Briggs, Roger K. Freeman, Sumner J. Yaffe
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008

Cigarette smoke contains several toxic agents such as nicotine, carbon monoxide, and mutagens, which may be harmful to the developing embryo.

“Comprehensive Gynecology E-Book” by Rogerio A. Lobo, David M Gershenson, Gretchen M Lentz, Fidel A Valea
from Comprehensive Gynecology E-Book
by Rogerio A. Lobo, David M Gershenson, et. al.
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2016

You should avoid smoking or taking nicotine in any other form while pregnant.

“PDR Pocket Guide to Prescription Drugs, 9th Edition” by Pocket Books
from PDR Pocket Guide to Prescription Drugs, 9th Edition
by Pocket Books
Pocket Books, 2009

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  • When I made this video Harley girl was 7 weeks old. I do still vape. Thank u to the Trolls that decided I was a crack head without knowing how to spell it. I have never done drugs a day in my life.

  • can I ask you what type of vape juice you used? I use a vape mod with regular VP/GP with 3 mg nicotine, but since I got pregnant I have been vaping straight organic vegetable glycerin. no nicotine or propylene glycol or flavorings…I smoked cigs with my first baby, but very rarely, but I still did. she was healthy but only 6lbs. but still healthy. hey, I was happy she was small, it was easier to push her out! anyway, what juice did u vape?

  • i hope my kid doesnt vape,i smoke 30yrs camels……but i use nic salts now…..tried all the patches the zyban etc etc juul is stronger than bloody camel filters……i hope my kid never fkn uses a juul.

  • TWD RULES!!! Haha (referring to your poster) �� Came here to find out what effects e cigs may have on baby currently 30 weeks this week and been vaping my whole pregnancy:( so hard to stop especially with the stress of life but praying baby girl will be okay:) ♥️��

  • I was already about to quit smoking when I found out I was pregnant. Crazy huh? Momma knows I guess. I am 21, I was vaping at 15 nic and I started lowering and tapering off the nicotine which made quitting 100x easier. And since I did it so early my doctor tells me my baby has no more of a chance of complication as any other baby. So happy I chose to quit.

  • The second so called scientist mark does not know what he’s talking about, technically referring VG and PG as oil is the dumbest thing he said

  • I’m surprised I’m the first to say this but uuuuuuh…allegedly people are ending up in the hospital and some dying from vaping ��

  • . Addiction is the main issue. Addiction of sugar,drugs,alcohol, and many others. I started smoking when I was 9 to be cool. I quite smoking when I was pregnant but one stressful day after my child was born I smoked a cigarette and was hooked until I got pregnant with my second child and his life was so much more valuable than nicotine just like my daughter life was but I started back and then was weezing couldn’t breath. I switched to capping and I breath and feel so much better. If I could just not do it fine but it’s an addiction. and it always is there. even when you quite

  • 50 is not a lot are you joking lol and the FDA is a joke they dont regulate cosmetics and yet everyone things estee lauder is to be trusted

  • Lovely Video clip! Apologies for butting in, I would appreciate your initial thoughts. Have you thought about Tarbbatigan clean errors Tip (erm, check it on google should be there)? It is a great exclusive product for discovering how to fix electronic devices without the headache. Ive heard some super things about it and my best friend Jordan at last got cool results with it.

  • the test on the lab mice is completely unrealistic. first, those mice where breathing nothing but vapor, no fresh air at all, in a realistic setting, when you’re vaping, you’re outside or in a room that has a/c, and you’re taking in fresh air in between every puff. second, most lab mice are not healthy, most of the mice that where tested already had some form of cancer.

    vaping really is not a public health issue, it’s a political issue, because many states are going to be faulting on bonds they pulled out due to the Master Settlement Plan, and instead of states just taking what ever tax revenue big tobacco companies make each year, states instead pulled out bonds with the expectation that these cigarette companies would pay it back at the end of each year, that’s the only reason why vaping is a “threat,” but your gready lying politicians would never admit that.

  • if I was a doctor I wouldn’t tell anyone to do anything good for you, if you’re sick I get paid. if you’re an addict here are some more drugs, why use your brain

  • This is all lies and BS. This makes entirely no sense. Burning tabacco with thousand of chemical components, including rat poison and carbon monoxide is nowhere near more dangerous than inhaling water vapor. All of that tar and disgusting stuff. U can smoke e cigs and it will NOT harm u at all.

  • Pure air? The O’s we breath in is not pure and contains toxic chemicals. You can’t breath in pure O’s constantly can die from oxygen toxicity.

  • E cigarette (SAFE) percent % will decrease if:
    1.using same coil more than 4 weeks
    2. Inhaling same cotton more than 3 weeks
    3. Tank dirty including i/o let..
    4. Sharing some puff
    5. Barery wash
    6. Has expired or using cheap flavour
    7. Add more in comment