10% smoke in pregnancy
TEN per cent of women smoke during pregnancy, research shows.
It was just over 17 per cent in Shropshire, while the lowest rates were in London, according to the analysis by Labour.
Shadow Health Secretary Jonathan Ashworth said: “Tobacco is responsible for thousands of premature deaths...
“Smoking cessation services have been slashed, placing increased pressure on short staffed health visitors to discourage smoking in pregnancy.”