Tobacco use during pregnancy increases the risk of early delivery, birth defects, and infant death.
QuitlineNC offers up to 10 free calls with an experienced Quit Coach specifically for pregnant members trying to quit tobacco for themselves and their baby.
Quit Coaches are available 24/7 in English and Spanish at 800-QUIT-NOW (800-784-8669).Alcohol and Drug Abstinence
Alcohol use during pregnancy increases the risk of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder—a group of conditions that can cause physical, behavioral, and learning problems.
Drug use, including misusing prescription medications prescribed or not prescribed to you, increases the risk of early delivery, birth defects, developmental problems and infant death.
There is no safe level of alcohol or drugs during pregnancy. For assistance with abstaining from alcohol and/or drug use, call Achieve Solutions®