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Impaired Cough Sensitivity in Children of Smokers

We provide the first evidence that the cough reflex is impaired in seemingly healthy children who live with smokers. The 2-fold difference in cough threshold is comparable in magnitude to the change that occurs with acute respiratory tract infection.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 20, 2012 03:05
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Smokers in Italy hit with new fines to protect the young

Smokers in Italy are now facing fines of up to 500 euros ($600) if they light up in a car with a child or pregnant woman — or if they toss a cigarette butt on the street — after new health and environmental laws went into effect Tuesday.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 15, 2016 00:19
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France Notifies WTO Of New Tobacco Labeling Requirements Aimed At Preventing Pregnant Women From Smoking ($$)

World Trade Online [Inside U.S. Trade]
added Feb 10, 2015 22:24
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Prenatal exposure to smoking linked to ADHD

Individuals prenatally exposed to tobacco smoke exhibited weaker response in some regions of the brain while processing a task that measures inhibition control and may be linked to attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), new research has found.
Irish Medical Times (ie)
added May 22, 2014 12:22
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[UK] Town where a third of pregnant women carry on smoking

ALMOST one third of white women in a West Yorkshire town are smoking during pregnancy - with some continuing the habit in order to keep their baby's weight low for an easier birth. The annual 2013 Joint Strategic Needs Assessment warns that infant deat
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Jul 30, 2013 13:45
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[Australia] Meet the 'not really smoker'

"If they were put to the test, these people would probably classify themselves as non-smokers, or light smokers. It's just a semantic distinction really. "It's when you start using it as a legal justification or a moral argument, such as why [Swan] cont
WAtoday.com.au (au)
added Feb 9, 2013 12:32
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[California, Washington] LETTER: No money? Stop smoking

The Spokesman-Review
added May 6, 2012 13:57
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Revealed, exactly how drinking, smoking and illegal drugs can harm your unborn baby

In a MailOnline exclusive, new graphics from MentalHelp.net, a website to help addicts, show precisely what happens as a result of indulging. But fortunately, it said quitting the vices may reduce some of the risks posed to unborn babies....research from
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 2, 2016 21:46
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Italy cracks down on smokers as tough law takes effect

The laws require cigarette packs to carry stark pictures of people who suffered from the effects of smoking, including one of a woman coughing up blood and another of a man who died of a heart attack being zipped up in a body bag. Those caught smoking i
Reuters
added Feb 2, 2016 19:02
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All women under 40 could be banned from smoking in Russia

Women who look under the age of 40 could now be asked for their ID when buying tobacco And mothers with young children would also be forbidden to buy tobacco under the proposals from Communist MPs. Shop assistants will be empowered to ask women for the
The [London, UK] Express
added Feb 25, 2015 14:50
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