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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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Warning to Pregnant Women: Secondhand Smoke Harms You and Your Baby

New study: Tobacco smoke affects newborns' brain development
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Oct 10, 2012 13:21
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Passive smoking also affects neurodevelopment in babies

A new study shows that newborns that have been exposed to nicotine from both active and passive smoking mothers show poor physiological, sensory, motor and attention responses.
EurekAlert
added Sep 27, 2012 13:43
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[Europe] Asthma And Smoking Mothers Linked

A European analysis of more than 21,000 children found the more a woman smoked during her first trimester of pregnancy, the greater the risk her children would develop breathing problems before kindergarten.
WOWT Channel 6 (Omaha, NE)
added Sep 21, 2012 09:30
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Sperm of smoking dads can hurt child DNA

Men who smoke before conception can damage the DNA of their offspring in the womb that may give him or her a higher risk of disease, British researchers say.
UPI
added Jun 25, 2012 11:34
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Many Women Still Smoke During Pregnancy

New study finds white moms-to-be are more likely to light up than blacks, Hispanics
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 11, 2012 11:04
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About 20% of White Women Smoke While Pregnant

Hispanic Moms Least Likely to Smoke, Drink, or Use Drugs, Report Finds
WebMD
added May 10, 2012 03:09
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