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Hi, I am three and half months breast feeding mom. Will it effect my baby if I smoke just two drag of hookah? Why and how?

3 Doctors Answered
Smoking hookah can affect your baby.
Hello- Yes definitely. Every thing you eat or breathe will affect your breast fed baby, as the nourishment/toxins pass through the milk into your child's body and as milk is the only thing the baby is utilizing for his energy it will affect his health.
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Smoking during pregnancy/ lactation is harmful as the nicotine will enter your body. As such also smoking harms female lungs more than male lungs
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