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Are e-cigarettes safe for the people around them?

If you're pregnant or have young children with you, or if you have a cardiovascular condition that might be aggravated by exposure to nicotine, you might want to politely move away if someone powers up an e-cigarette in your vicinity.
Consumer Reports
added Dec 19, 2013 10:34

[West Virginia] EDITORIAL: Thumbs down: Too many women risk their babies' health by smoking

It's difficult to imagine that so many pregnant women in West Virginia would put their babies' health at risk, but many still do -- by smoking tobacco during their pregnancies.
Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch
added Sep 21, 2013 14:35

[Florida] Couple chooses child's health over smoking neighbors

A pregnant couple from Deerfield Beach chose to protect their unborn child by moving from their home after repeated exposure to secondhand smoke from a neighboring unit. Amaury and Renata Rosa, a couple who at 8 months pregnant faced a dilemma no soon-to
South Florida/Broward (FL) Times
added Aug 29, 2013 05:23

[Denmark] Quitting smoking in pregnancy tied to benefit for baby

Women who quit smoking immediately before or after becoming pregnant gain more weight during and after pregnancy - but their babies are less likely to be born small than those born to smokers, a new study suggests. Researchers in Denmark found that wome
Fox News
added Aug 21, 2013 09:48

[UK-Wales] Smoking During Pregnancy Tied to Behavior Issues in Kids

Children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy may be at increased risk for conduct problems, such as having trouble following rules or behaving in a socially acceptable way, according to the results of a large-scale review.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 25, 2013 11:34

[Qatar] 81pc pregnant women exposed to smoking

Eighty-one percent of Qatari pregnant women are exposed to secondhand smoke (SHS), a recent study has found. Entitled "Exposure to secondhand smoke among Qatari pregnant women", the study was conducted last year by a team from Weill Cornell Medical Colle
The Peninsula (qa)
added May 31, 2013 03:32

[China] Secondhand smoke during pregnancy alters children's behavior

Mothers who breathe secondhand smoke are twice as likely to have children with attention and aggression problems, a study from China reports. While it is known that smoking during pregnancy can affect a child's behavior, this is one of the first studies
Environmental Health Sciences
added Mar 29, 2013 11:33

[Australia] Smoke link to baby tumours

Research showing children aged under two are four to five times more likely to get a brain tumour if their mother smoked when pregnant needs further investigation, the researchers say. The study, led by Telethon Institute for Child Health Research Profe
West Australian (au)
added Mar 18, 2013 05:08

[Australia] 'I knew it was wrong': Chrissie Swan admits to smoking while pregnant

An emotional Chrissie Swan has broken down and tearfully confessed on Melbourne radio this morning to her ''shameful secret'' of being caught smoking by paparazzi during her third pregnancy, forcing her to come clean to her family and husband that she fa
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Feb 6, 2013 20:44

Thousands of U.S. Babies Born With Cleft Lip, Palate Each Year

the biggest risk factor linked to oral clefts is smoking during pregnancy. About one in five babies born with a cleft lip or palate is born to a mother who smoked, according to the March of Dimes.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 1, 2013 11:10
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