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Date created: Thu, Aug 12, 2021 11:00 PM
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According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as many as 7 percent of women reported that they smoked during their pregnancies in 2016. That's one in 14 pregnant women.
- A mother who smokes during pregnancy floods her developing child with excess testosterone. Elevated testosterone in females causes a variety of problems, markedly issues with metabolism and fertility. In order to confirm whether cigarette exposure in the womb had these effects, researchers measured the anal-genital distance (AGD).