ADHD and Nicotine

Everyone has heard about the dangers of exposing fetuses to nicotine. Low birth weight, birthing complications, and other problems have been proven through years of research and study. Now, researchers are warning about a new problem for parents who decide to use nicotine during pregnancy. You may not just be affecting your children, but your future grandchildren as well.

A new study is finding that children whose parents were exposed to nicotine while in the womb, could develop Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). There is even evidence to prove that as the parent it could have been your parents that were exposed and it can still effect your children. The worst part: you, your mother, and your grandmother never had to spoke a single puff during pregnancy for it to affect your child.

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