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Teen girls more likely to smoke if their mothers do Puff mammies

The study analysed data from 67,000 teenagers and 35,000 parents over a period of eight years in the US. It found teens whose parents smoked had three times the odds of puffing at least one cig and nearly twice the odds of getting hooked compared to tho
Irish Sun (ie)
added Sep 21, 2015 08:38

Teens Copy Parents' Smoking: Study

Teens are three times more likely to smoke at least one cigarette -- and their odds of nicotine dependence are nearly twice as high -- if one of their parents is dependent on nicotine, the new study found. And teenage daughters of women who smoke seem t
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 19, 2015 16:06

Teens Are More likely To Smoke If Their Parents Do

Researchers from Columbia University found that 13 percent of adolescents whose parent never smoked said they had ever smoked at least one cigarette. By comparison, 38 percent of teens whose parent was dependent on nicotine had smoked at least one cigare
University Herald
added Sep 18, 2015 22:12

Sleep-deprivation and stress among factors contributing to smoking relapse after childbirth

New research published in the journal Addiction suggests that the stress of becoming a parent could be a significant factor in why some moms resume smoking after childbirth. In the study, British researchers interviewed 1,000 mothers about factors that i
Stanford Law & Policy Review
added Sep 14, 2015 22:11
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Quit Smoking? Childbirth May Inspire You To Pick Up The Habit Again

The stress of being a new mom is likely to tempt women into smoking again, a new study has found. SuperFantastic, CC BY 2.0 A baby on the way is oftentimes a compelling enough reason for an expectant mother to quit smoking. But the added stress and life
Medical Daily
added Sep 10, 2015 02:26

financial dependence correlated with different smoking rates among millennials socioeconomic status

The results show that most participants were financially independent and current or previous tobacco users. Income, education, and employment interacted with financial dependence to predict tobacco use. Greater financial dependence on parents was associat
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 9, 2015 22:17

[UK] Stress leads 90% of mothers to resume smoking after pregnancy, study finds

Peer pressure, physiological changes and regaining a sense of identity among other factors driving mass relapse among those who quit while pregnant... ‘Many felt smoking after the birth of their child was acceptable provided they protected their baby fr
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 9, 2015 22:02

[Africa, Nigeria] Jeta Amata Quits Smoking For 7 Year Old Daughter

Prolific filmmaker, Jeta Amata penned a touching letter of how he gave up smoking for his seven year old daughter. According to the director of Black November, he had been smoking two packets a day.
added Sep 6, 2015 18:01

McGRAW: The Tao of a Corncob Pipe

The act of smoking any pipe is the act of tending something. The act of smoking a corncob pipe is the act of tending something that is of the land, tied to a set of values, of practices, a kind of thought process that’s worth preserving.
New York Times
added Sep 4, 2015 23:53

[Florida] RJ Reynolds Dodges Most Blame For Cancer Death, Jury Says ($$)

bears just 25 percent of the fault for $750,000 in damages and rejecting her husband's bid for $9.2 million, plus punitive damages. The verdict falls far short of the request made by plaintiff's attorney William Ogle during emotional closing arguments in
added Sep 2, 2015 13:46
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