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Pregnancy: Smoking

Question for Department of Health

UIN 2014, tabled on 29 June 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps the Government plans to take to ensure that smoking rates among pregnant women fall.

Answered on

4 July 2017

The Government is developing a new tobacco control plan, which will be published shortly. The plan will contain actions to reduce the prevalence of smoking during pregnancy.

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