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[Ghana] Africa has lowest tobacco use in pregnant women

A study published in the September edition of the Lancet Global Health Journal shows that the Africa Region, has the lowest tobacco use in pregnant women in the world. Southeast Asia has the highest regional prevalence of tobacco use.
Ghana News Agency (gh)
added Sep 2, 2014 00:01
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KRISTOF: Kids Behind Bars

I’ve become particularly impressed by the power of early interventions, even in utero. For example, smoking during pregnancy approximately doubles the risk that the child, if a boy, will be incarcerated decades later as an adult (that seems to be because
New York Times Blogs
added Jun 30, 2014 01:29
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[Tennessee] Putnam putting tobacco settlement funds to use

Ready to put $58,000 — Putnam County's share of the national Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement of 1998 ... “It’s been used by different states in different ways, but this year the state of Tennessee has decided to turn this money back into prevention
Cookeville (TN) Herald Citizen
added Mar 23, 2014 11:43
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[Canada] Nicotine therapy as bad as smoking for newborn

Pregnant women who shift to alternate form of nicotine in gums, nasal sprays or lozenges do not do any good to the little bundle of joy inside, warns a new study. Researchers from Western University in London city in Canada found that nicotine from eithe
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Jan 18, 2014 22:13
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Trends in Smoking Before, During, and After Pregnancy — Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System, United States, 40 Sites, 2000–2010

CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Nov 12, 2013 11:22
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Women who smoke during pregnancy are more likely to have sons with a low sperm count

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 8, 2013 09:36
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[Belgium, Uganda] Public smoking ban reduces premature deaths - report

While laws on public smoking were effectively implemented in Belgium to achieve the results, the National Environment Regulations Act 2004 in Uganda remains on paper.
Daily Monitor (ug)
added Feb 21, 2013 17:06
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Lindsay Lohan shows rounded stomach in bathing suit as she smokes a cigarette and drinks from beer bottle... after her father claims she 'is pregnant'

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 29, 2016 21:23
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[Indiana] LETTER: Why $1 bump in cigarette tax matters

An open letter to Gov. Mike Pence: As former Indiana state health commissioners we write to urge your support of the proposal pending in the state legislature that would increase the price of tobacco products by $1.
Lafayette (IN) Journal & Courier
added Feb 13, 2016 18:48
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[Europe] 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 _ thanks to new health and environmental laws that are going into effect

They also specifically target pediatric hospitals and other medical facilities catering to pregnant women and newborns in a bid to cut the estimated 70,000-83,000 deaths a year ...The measures are contained in a new law conforming to EU regulations aimed
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 2, 2016 18:50
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