Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Quitting smoking during the first trimester of pregnancy still puts the baby at risk

(University of Eastern Finland) Although quitting smoking during the first trimester of pregnancy reduces the risk of low birth weight, it isn't enough to protect the unborn child from being born shorter and with smaller brain size, a new study from the University of Eastern Finland shows. The study looked at 1.4 million mother-child pairs in Finland.