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Death rate of under fives in UK is among the worst in Europe with British youngsters twice as likely to die as those living in Sweden

British mums-to-be are also more likely to be overweight or smoke during pregnancy.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 4, 2018 21:27
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ARCHIVE: Maternal smoking and the risk of still birth: systematic review and meta-analysis

Our review confirms a dose-response effect of maternal smoking in pregnancy on risk of stillbirth. To minimise the risk of stillbirth, reducing current smoking prevalence in pregnancy should continue to be a key public health high priority.
BioMed Central (uk)
added May 4, 2018 21:25
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California Health Department Launches Anti Flavor Tobacco Campaign

California Department of Public Health officials on April 24, launched a campaign... In addition to e-cigarette flavors, health experts said they have noticed more manipulative tactics from the tobacco industry aimed at kids. Tobacco products disguised a
Los Angeles Sentinel
added May 4, 2018 20:57
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[New Zealand] Woman tells just how easy it was to buy cigarettes as a minor

At 16, Arnia Appleby bought a couple of packs of cigarettes from an Auckland petrol station, went to a park with her best friend and smoked every one until they were sick. Within a week she was hooked, smoking at least three a day. An undercover operat
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added May 4, 2018 16:07
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[Minnesota] Times Editorial - Are your kids vaping? There’s probably a better chance than you think

You have to hand it to an industry that at some point would inevitably fade into oblivion if it kept counting on younger generations to light up that first cigarette, and then another, and then another, and then at some point become hooked on the nicotin
Crookston (MN) Times
added May 4, 2018 15:52
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[Ohio] Franklin County hopes to help more than 26,000 residents kick tobacco with new program

“Whatever reason you want to quit smoking, now’s the time to start. You can quit, and we want to support your decision to do so,” said Dr. Miller Sullivan, the health department’s medical director. “It’s worth it, quitting is worth it. You all are worth
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added May 1, 2018 04:35
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[UK] Mum urges smokers to stub it out to protect children

Laura McDonald, 27, from Hebburn, is supporting the Secondhand Smoke is Poison campaign, which discourages people from smoking indoors around youngsters. Even if people smoke when their children are in bed, at school or playing out, the harmful poisons wi
Shields Gazette (uk)
added Apr 29, 2018 00:38
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[Ohio] Area clerk cited for selling tobacco to minor after father's vaping tip

A father says his 14-year-old daughter is addicted to nicotine after local clerks sold e-cigarettes and Juuls to her. That father tipped off The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office to a Sunoco at the intersection of Salem and Sutton roads. This week the she
WXIX-FOX19 (Cincinnatti, OH)
added Apr 28, 2018 15:41
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Parental smoking, rejection of parental smoking, and smoking susceptibility and behaviors in Hong Kong adolescents

• Parental smoking was associated with increased risks of adolescent smoking. • The increase was weakened or reversed in those who rejected their parent's smoking. • Adolescents' rejection of parental smoking may mitigate its pro-smoking effects.
Addictive Behaviors
added Apr 28, 2018 14:54
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Do Adolescents With Parental Smoking Have A Lower Probability Of Smoking Themselves?

While parental smoking is a well-established risk factor of smoking initiation in adolescents, our study further showed that adolescents who had a smoking father but rejected the father’s smoking might have a lower chance to become smokers than those with
Science Trends
added Apr 28, 2018 14:48
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