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Children exposed to cigarette smoke at home have lower levels of an enzyme that helps them respond to asthma treatment, a study has found. Passive smoking is known to worsen asthma symptoms in children and impair their response to inhaled steroid treatm
Feb 14, 2014 Imperial College London (uk)
added Feb 14, 2014 11:23
Children admitted to the hospital for asthma are likely to be readmitted within a year if they are exposed to secondhand smoke, according to a study led by Dr. Judie Howrylak and Dr. Adam Spanier of Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital. The study appea
Feb 12, 2014 Penn State University
added Feb 12, 2014 17:20
There was something odd about the way the man was handling the pushchair, something that didn’t make sense until you saw the cigarette in his hand. He had quite an ingenious routine going, to avoid blowing smoke right in the baby’s face. Shove and let go
Jan 31, 2014 Times Of London (uk)
added Feb 1, 2014 23:45
Daughters exposed to their mother's stress hormones in the womb may be more likely to become nicotine-dependent later in life, a new long-term study suggests. It also found that girls whose mothers smoked during pregnancy were at higher risk for eventual
Jan 14, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 30, 2014 09:43
Results of the study revealed significant predictors of having a smoke-free home, including education beyond high school, being a nonsmoker, living in an urban county and the year of study participation.
Dec 20, 2013 KyForward
added Dec 20, 2013 12:41
With a baby on the way, X Factor mentor Simon Cowell declared that he was quitting smoking, but in his own words: "I lied." Claiming electronic cigarettes "don't work," the music mogul eagerly pulled out a pack of cigarettes to light up after taping an
Nov 11, 2013 People Magazine
added Nov 11, 2013 13:18
Danielson woman is a accused of putting a 3-year-old at risk by exposing the child to secondhand smoke from synthetic marijuana, also known as K2 or Spice.
Oct 29, 2013 Norwich (CT) Bulletin
added Oct 29, 2013 16:30
Convey this to him: "We love to see you. You are an adult and are in charge of your own life. However, as you know, we don't tolerate tobacco use inside our home. That means if you care to 'chaw,' you'll have to do it outside." If he chooses to step outsi
Sep 13, 2013 (Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Sep 14, 2013 08:38
How do policy advisors and practitioners prioritise the protection of children from secondhand smoke exposure in a country with advanced tobacco control policy?
Children's SHSE in their homes is unequivocally accepted as an important health priority, but it is not currently perceived to be a top public health priority in Scotland.
Aug 16, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Aug 17, 2013 10:05
women who breastfed their baby for six months or longer had lower risks of developing breast cancer later in life. This protection was seen only in women who didn't smoke.
Aug 14, 2013 DailyRx
added Aug 15, 2013 10:35