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Diabetes and Pregnancy: Erin’s Story
Learn how to control your blood sugar before and during pregnancy to help prevent birth defects and other poor outcomes, such as miscarriages or stillbirths.
(Published: November 9, 2015)

Check Your Knowledge: Diabetes and Pregnancy
Diabetes can affect women during the childbearing years. Learn how.
(Published: November 3, 2014)

Smoking Can Cause Clefts
CDC urges women to quit smoking before pregnancy to reduce the risk of clefts of the lip or palate in babies.
(Published: July 7, 2014)

Pregnant? Don't Smoke!
Quitting smoking is one of the best ways a woman can protect herself and her baby's health.
(Published: November 18, 2013)