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[UK] Pregnant Stephanie Davis pictured smoking a cigarette as she sits on floor

can be seen chatting on the phone with the fag in her other hand – despite clear warnings about smoking while pregnant. However a source close to the former Hollyoaks actress, who appears to be sitting in the same car park where she was ‘assaulted’, has
The Sun (uk)
added May 27, 2016 21:54

Is Smoking During Pregnancy Tied to Offspring's Schizophrenia Risk?

"This is, so far, the largest study to show an association between prenatal nicotine exposure and schizophrenia," said study author Dr. Solja Niemela. She is a professor of psychiatry and addiction medicine at the University of Oulu, Lapland Hospital Dis
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 27, 2016 18:01

[UK] Use of electronic cigarettes in pregnancy: A guide for midwives and other healthcare professionals (PDF)

• Little research has been conducted into the safety of electronic cigarettes in pregnancy, however they are likely to be significantly less harmful to a pregnant woman and her baby than cigarettes.
Smokefree Action (uk)
added May 26, 2016 13:25

[UK] LOCKER: Achieving a smokefree pregnancy: can e-cigarettes help? - Jo Locker

The Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group has produced a short briefing to assist health professionals in responding to some of the most frequently asked questions. It also provides a summary of the current research evidence in this area. Key messages in Blogs (uk)
added May 26, 2016 13:18

‘Opt-out’ referrals after identifying pregnant smokers using exhaled air carbon monoxide: impact on engagement with smoking cessation support [FREE FULL TEXT]

In a hospital with an ‘opt-in’ referral system, adding CO screening with ‘opt-out’ referrals as women attended ultrasound examinations doubled the numbers of pregnant smokers setting quit dates and reporting smoking cessation.
Tobacco Control
added May 26, 2016 00:05

[Finland, UK] Schizophrenia link to smoking during pregnancy found

Research in Finland found that the more women were exposed to nicotine the greater chance they had of having a child affected by the severe mental illness. Signs of heavy nicotine exposure in a mother's blood were associated with a 38% increased likelih
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added May 25, 2016 16:40

Pot While Pregnant May Raise Premature Birth Risk: Study

Experts' advice to expectant mothers on marijuana use is same as for alcohol and tobacco: Don't do it
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 25, 2016 16:30

VIDEO: Smoking during Pregnancy

Smoking during pregnancy may increase the risk of schizophrenia in offspring, new study finds.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 25, 2016 03:24

[China] 'Get the f*** out of here!' Shocking moment restaurant boss swears at a pregnant customer after 'she asked his staff to stop smoking inside'

Smoking inside public areas of the Global Harbor Mall in Shanghai is banned however the shopping centre does have designated areas for people to light up. According to reports, the pregnant woman was frustrated that staff were smoking around her as she
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 20, 2016 23:49
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[Ohio] Program helps moms-to-be trade cigarettes for diapers

XENIA... area health departments are offering a new incentive program to help expectant mothers quit the nicotine habit. “I never expected to be a smoker and pregnant,” said Chloe Morgan of Xenia, who is five months pregnant with her third child. She pick
WHIO-TV Channel 7 (Dayton, OH)
added May 19, 2016 23:25
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