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Just ten minutes in a car with a smoker boosts harmful pollutants by up to thirty percent

Just 10 minutes spent in the back seat of a car with a smoker in the front, boosts a child's daily exposure to harmful pollutants by up to 30%, reveals research published online in Tobacco Control.
added Nov 23, 2012 14:55

[North Carolina] Op-ed: Zacharias - Tobacco steals joy, health

I begged my mother to quit smoking. Begged her. . . . . But I'm not angry, just terribly, terribly sad. . . . . Caring for a dying mother is hard, particularly so when one considers all the life missed out on, long before the illness struck.
Fayetteville (NC) Observer
added Nov 21, 2012 16:12

Prenatal Exposure to Maternal Smoking and Childhood Behavioural Problems: A Quasi-experimental Approach

This retrospective cross-sectional paper examines the relationship between maternal smoking during pregnancy and children’s behavioural problems at 9 years of age independent of a wide range of possible confounders.
Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology
added Nov 15, 2012 22:05

Youth's narratives about family members smoking: parenting the parent- it's not fair!

Further research is needed to investigate youth's perceptions about parental cigarette smoking as well as possible linkages between youth exposed to second hand smoke in their home environment and emotional and lifestyle-related health difficulties. Resu
BioMed Central (uk)
added Nov 12, 2012 11:21

[Illinois] Havana man charged with burning baby with cigarette

A Havana man is charged with burning a 4-month-old girl with a cigarette on her face and shoulders last week. Adam Hackman, 33, who appeared in court Thursday, faces up to 14 years in prison if convicted on the aggravated battery charge, a Class 3 felon
Peoria (IL) Journal-Star
added Sep 28, 2012 22:31

Home Stress, Work Stress Linked With Increased Smoking

Workers who experienced conflict in both directions--that is, both stress at home from work ("work-to-home" conflict) and stress at work from personal issues ("home-to-work" conflict)--were 3.1 times more likely to smoke than those who didn't experience
Harvard School of Public Health
added Sep 24, 2012 12:24

Cigarette Tax Disproportionately Burdens Low-Income Families: Expert Farrelly Available to Discuss

Matthew Farrelly, PhD, is a chief scientist and senior director of the Public Health Policy Research Program in RTI International's Public Health and Environment Division. His new study, published in PLOS One, found that although high cigarette taxes are
added Sep 14, 2012 08:22

Exploring the relationships between tobacco smoking and schizophrenia in first-degree relatives

Our results support the hypothesis that the relationship between schizophrenia and smoking is largely mediated by common familial factors, which may be genetic.
Psychiatry Research
added Sep 2, 2012 16:23

Southern California E-Cigarette Company Helps Families Fight Against Smoking’s Life Threatening Effects

Smokeless Managing Partner, Jason Golec bares they are now intensifying their efforts to help families fight against the ill effects of smoking and burning tobacco through creating more innovative electronic cigarettes. They are doing this through keen re
PR Web
added Aug 31, 2012 21:06

[UK] 'I feel cheated after losing my parents to smoking'

These photos are something Susan holds dear to her heart, after losing both of her parents in the space of two years to lung cancer - an illness she believes was caused by their smoking habits. Susan, from Clydebank, first witnessed the grip a smoking a
STV (uk)
added Aug 9, 2012 17:04
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