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[Minnesota] Smoke-free childcare survey results shared

In a larger, state-wide public survey in Minnesota, Keely Ihry and Corey Ernst, Partnership 4 Health, noted that 78 percent of respondents felt that secondhand smoke continues to impact our health, and 83 percent support a smoke-free foster care system.
Wahpeton (ND) Daily News
added Mar 17, 2014 12:55
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Children Hurt by Secondhand Smoke

for parents who smoke, stopping may be the healthiest thing they can do. Recent research showed that children whose parents smoke may be at greater risk for heart attack and stroke as adults, even if they, themselves, do not smoke.
DailyRx
added Mar 6, 2014 17:57
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Prenatal nicotine exposure may lead to ADHD in future generations

your child's ADHD might be an environmentally induced health condition inherited from your grandmother, who may have smoked cigarettes during pregnancy a long time ago. And the fact that you never smoked may be irrelevant for your child's ADHD. The resea
EurekAlert
added Mar 6, 2014 16:12
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[Spain] Half of pregnant women are passive smokers, due above all to their partners

As shown in a study carried out by researchers at 13 research centres in Asturias, Gipuzkoa, Sabadell and Valencia, over half of non-smoking pregnant women, 55%, are passive smokers. These women are under the effect of tobacco smoke to a considerable ext
EurekAlert
added Mar 6, 2014 00:26
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DELL'ANTONIA: How Can I 'Talk to My Kids About Vaping' if I Don't Really Know What That Means?

New York Times Blogs
added Mar 5, 2014 16:19
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[Finland] Exposure to parental smoking in childhood or adolescence is associated with increased carotid intima-media thickness in young adults: evidence from the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns study and the Childhood Determinants of Adult Health Study

results show the pervasive effect of exposure to parental smoking on children's vascular health up to 25 years later. There must be continued efforts to reduce smoking among adults to protect young people and to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
European Heart Journal
added Mar 5, 2014 13:58
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Smokers Ban Home Smoking When They See Dangers to Their Kids

Smokers were twice as likely to strictly enforce a smoke-free home policy if they recognized the dangers posed to their children by residues left behind from smoking, according to a study published online March 3 in Pediatrics.
Medical Tribune
added Mar 4, 2014 16:49
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Parental awareness of harm from third-hand smoke varies

A new study evaluated parental awareness of third-hand smoke and whether they believed it was harmful. The findings were published online on March 3 in the journal Pediatrics.
Examiner.com (National)
added Mar 4, 2014 10:30
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[Australia] CLARKE: Please try to understand why cigarette smoke has us fuming

Not only had the couple taken their two small children into the crowds at White Night, but they were also smoking like fog machines in a B-grade horror movie, while their toddler coughed in her pram and their five-year-old clung on, looking terrified of t
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Mar 3, 2014 10:09
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[Asia, Pakistan] Non-communicable diseases: Quit smoking for your children, say experts

Laws against smoking in public places are not being implemented in Sindh as 68 per cent of hotels and 77 per cent of universities flout anti-smoking laws on their premises. Ironically, a cigarette is cheaper than a loaf of bread in Pakistan. These startl
Express Tribune (pk)
added Feb 26, 2014 22:45
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