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[Asia, Saudi Arabia] Effects of secondhand smoke on the birth weight of term infants and the demographic profile of Saudi exposed women

Conclusion: The prevalence of exposure of Saudi pregnant women to SHS is high at 31% and it is associated with reduced birth weight, and shorter length of the newborn.
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Apr 15, 2013 08:14
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[Indiana] EDITORIAL: Our Opinion: Tobacco threatens children ($$)

Smoking and pregnancy do not mix. And with Lawrence and Orange counties racking up statistics that say nearly 30 percent of pregnant mothers smoke, it's a disgusting and dist ...
Bedford (IN) Times-Mail
added Mar 1, 2013 13:46
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[Indiana] State cuts funding for anti-tobacco campaigns

The Indiana State Department of Health has announced a $3 million cut for smoking cessation programs across the state, providing $5 million total to county departments of health. "This is a problem, even for Delaware County," said Joshua Williams, the l
Muncie (IN) Star-Press
added Feb 24, 2013 20:57
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[Belgium] Study links smoking bans to fewer pre-term births

Banning smoking in enclosed public places can lead to lower rates of preterm birth, according to Belgian researchers who say the findings point to health benefits of smoke-free laws even in very early life.
Reuters
added Feb 14, 2013 20:41
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[Australia] SWAN: Smoke got hold of my senses

I told all this to my Quitline counsellor and was heartened to hear: ''Classic case. Third baby. Busy mum. You didn't have time to quit.'' It is easy to say there is no excuse for smoking through pregnancy. But I have found out now there is one. And that
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Feb 11, 2013 10:23
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Secondhand Smoke in Pregnancy Tied to Behavior Woes in Kids

Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing found that prenatal exposure to secondhand smoke, or environmental tobacco smoke, was linked to attention problems and aggression. They added that children exposed to secondhand smoke in t
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 20, 2012 06:20
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Maternal Smoking during Pregnancy and Its Effect on Childhood Asthma: Understanding the Puzzle

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
added Dec 13, 2012 06:03
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[UK-Scotland] Mothers-to-be still smokers

Despite a risk to their unborn child, thousands of mothers-to-be admit they have not given up cigarettes when they meet their midwife for a "booking-in appointment". The figures, released by the NHS Information Services Division, cover the first meeting
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Dec 7, 2012 16:20
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Smoking in pregnancy tied to lower reading scores

Babies exposed to their mother's cigarette smoke in the womb later perform more poorly on reading comprehension tests, according to a new study. "It's not a little difference - it's a big difference in accuracy and comprehension at a critical time when c
Reuters
added Nov 18, 2012 19:52
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[Australia] Smoking push to quit for the baby

PREGNANT women and indigenous Australians are being targeted in a new anti-smoking campaign that comes a month before all cigarettes have to be sold in plain packaging.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Nov 4, 2012 12:17
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