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[Greece] Prenatal Second-Hand Smoke Exposure and Gross Motor Development ($$)

Investigators from multiple international sites conducted a prospective cohort study to assess the effects of prenatal exposure to second-hand smoke (SHS) in Greek mothers on neurodevelopment in their offspring at 18 months of age. Study participants inc
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Oct 1, 2015 21:48

[France] Secondhand Smoke Linked to Behavior Issues in Kids

Researchers analyzed data from more than 5,200 primary school students in France and found that those exposed to secondhand smoke while in the womb and/or at a young age were at higher risk for behavioral problems, particularly emotional and conduct diso
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 1, 2015 15:13

[Sweden] Smoking while pregnant could increase risk of your grandchildren being asthmatic decades later if their mothers avoid the habit

A Swedish study found that sins of the grandmother can skip a generation Smoking is a factor known to affect the activity, or 'expression', of genes The risk of their grandchildren having asthma was raised by 10% to 22% Rates of childhood asthma have i
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 29, 2015 21:40

[Sweden] Kids May Be More Likely to Get Asthma if Grandma Smoked While Pregnant: Study

Children whose grandmothers smoked during pregnancy are at increased risk for asthma, even if their own mothers did not smoke...included more than 66,000 grandchildren and nearly 45,000 grandmothers in Sweden...may help explain why there has been a sharp
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 29, 2015 13:01

[France] Early exposure to tobacco as a cause of behavioural problems in children

analysed data on pre- and postnatal exposure to tobacco in the homes of 5,200 primary school children. They show that this exposure is associated with a risk of behavioural disorders in children, particularly emotional and conduct disorders. The associati
INSERM - French National Institute of Health and Medical research (fr)
added Sep 28, 2015 14:37

[UK] Smoking and pregnancy: understanding the risks

– Smoking during pregnancy presents numerous serious negative consequences for both mother and baby, which extend from birth through to childhood – There is evidence that many pregnant women want to quit and would like support to do so – Every contact
Nursing in practice (uk)
added Sep 25, 2015 15:52

USPSTF, AAFP Finalize Recommendations on Smoking Cessation in Adults

After the draft recommendation on this topic was issued in May, AAFP News spoke with Jennifer Frost, M.D., medical director for the AAFP Health of the Public and Science Division, who said that when she was working with patients who wanted to quit smokin
American Family Physician
added Sep 25, 2015 14:49
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[UK] Shocking 15 per cent of pregnant women in Lincolnshire are smoking until they give birth

Almost 15 per cent of pregnant women in Lincolnshire are smoking right up until the time they give birth, shocking new figures have revealed. In a report to Lincolnshire's Health and Wellbeing board, it shows that a higher percentage of pregnant women a
This is Lincolnshire (Lincolnshire Echo) (uk)
added Sep 23, 2015 11:06

Behavioral Counseling and Pharmacotherapy Interventions for Tobacco Cessation in Adults, Including Pregnant Women: A Review of Reviews for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusion: Behavioral and pharmacotherapy interventions improve rates of smoking cessation among the general adult population, alone or in combination. Data on the effectiveness and safety of electronic nicotine delivery systems are limited.
Annals of Internal Medicine
added Sep 21, 2015 20:30

Behavioral and Pharmacotherapy Interventions for Tobacco Smoking Cessation in Adults, Including Pregnant Women: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement [FREE FULL TEXT]

USPSTF recommends that clinicians ask all adults about tobacco use, advise them to stop using tobacco, and provide behavioral interventions and [FDA]–approved pharmacotherapy...current evidence is insufficient to recommend electronic nicotine delivery sys
Annals of Internal Medicine
added Sep 21, 2015 20:26
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