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Need doctor's help! will marijuana be harmful to babies?

Need doctor's help! will marijuana be harmful to babies?

yes: Some of the toxins you inhale with every cigarette will enter the blood and travel thru the umbilical cord to baby.It is well documented that the newborn of a marijuana smoker will have a smaller skull volume ; the question of related learning problems has conflicting findings. ...Read more

Marijuana (Definition)

Marijuana refers to the various preparations of the Cannabis plant into the psychoactive drug for recreational use ...Read more


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Does marijuana smoke hurt babies?

Does marijuana smoke hurt babies?

Many issues: Cannabis is one of those drugs that produce problems for babies however they are exposed.It can produce sedation, weakness & poor feeding.Long them head growth in baby is impaired but the effect on development is unknown. Smoking itself increases risk of crib death & frequency of infections. ...Read more

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Is the smell of growing unsmoked marijuana bad for a infant?

Is the smell of growing unsmoked marijuana bad for a infant?

Hmmmm: Probably not as bad as having parents who smoke the marijuana around the infant, while they're supposed to be taking care of him/her. Relating with a baby -- sober -- helps him develop emotionally and intellectually. Very important to be clear yourself while parenting. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of babies being exposed to smoking marijuana?

What are the side effects of babies being exposed to smoking marijuana?

It's illegal, child : Endangerment. Smoking mj, tobacco, crack, etc. Inside or out of the home (it clings to fabrics) makes your baby a passive smoker, bad for his lungs & brain. Because of smaller body surface area, babies get "stoned" by much lower amts. Of mj than adults. Being in an altered state impairs infant development. If a sole caretaker is high, baby's risk of accidental injury or death is also high. ...Read more

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I stopped smoking marijuana at 28 weeks pregnant. I smoked atleast 2-3 joints a day. How long does it take to leave my unborn babies blood?

I stopped smoking marijuana at 28 weeks pregnant. I smoked atleast 2-3 joints a day. How long does it take to leave my unborn babies blood?

Be prepared: It is good that you have stopped.Your job from now until past delivery is to abstain and hope you don't attract the attention of child & family services.When a kid under their watch presents for delivery we look at your urine, which would be clean, and the kids poo,not blood. The poo can retain evidence from the point it was created, and a sensitive test would show it from 28wks. ...Read more

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How long does marijuana stay in a babies system that is still in the womb in the poop pee and blood?

How long does marijuana stay in a babies system that is still in the womb in the poop pee and blood?

Hard to know: Research on babies born after the mother smoked marijuana in pregnancy shows mixed results. Some of jamaican women even show no negative results. http://tinyurl.com/n85vrj3 nonetheless, thc remains in the baby at least as long as it remains in the mother -- depending on frequency of use, this could be months of positive urines since lase use. Thc is stored in placenta and other fat. ...Read more

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What are some harmful effects of smoking marijuana?

What are some harmful effects of smoking marijuana?

Marijuana: Refer to diagram on right (hopefully u can see small print). ...Read more

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How long does marijuana stay in unborn baby's system?

Variable issue: Since the mom's system will eventually remove the material, the time it takes to clear mom is also shared by baby.It takes 24-57 hrs to remove 1/2 from the body, another 24-57 1/2 the remainder & so on. If anyone is suspicious about exposure they can test the newborns poo & find evidence of cannabis for months after the last exposure. ...Read more

Ganja (Definition)

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