A member asked:

My significant other is a heavy smoker too, does he have to quit too?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Padmavati Garvey answered

Specializes in

Yes: Sudden infant death syndrome has been linked to second hand smoke.

Answered 12/26/2014


Dr. Angela Savatiel answered

Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Yes: Secondhand smoke is dangerous both for you and for your baby if you are expecting. Also, studies have shown it is harder to quit if your partner is still smoking.

Answered 5/14/2013



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