WIC in Vermont
Keep Your Baby Safe
Prescription and over-the-counter medications can be very harmful to your baby. Ask your doctor or healthcare provider before using any medications during your pregnancy.
Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs
Alcohol, tobacco and drugs can be very dangerous for your baby. The best advice is not to use any alcohol, tobacco or other drugs during your pregnancy. Drinking any amount of alcohol can harm your baby's growth and development. Smoking tobacco (cigarettes) can hurt your baby's growth too. Street drugs are very dangerous and harmful to you and your baby. If you use drugs, it is best to stop.