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Transgenerational transmission of hyperactivity in a mouse model of ADHD.

Our data reveal transgenerational transmission of PNE-induced hyperactivity in mice via the maternal but not the paternal line of descent. We suggest that transgenerational transmission is a plausible mechanism for propagation of environmentally induced A
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Mar 6, 2014 16:10

Smoking Cessation, Maintenance, and Relapse Experiences Among Pregnant and Postpartum Adolescents: A Qualitative Analysis

study suggest a constellation of protective factors that contribute to smoking cessation and maintenance during and after pregnancy, as well as risk factors that contribute to temporary or permanent relapses. These results can inform future research and i
Journal of Adolescent Health
added Feb 25, 2014 13:00

Smoking While Pregnant Raises Baby's Risk of Cleft Palate, Cleft Lip

Smoking during pregnancy increases the risk of having a baby with a cleft lip and cleft palate, the U.S. Surgeon General confirms in a new report. Each year in the United States, more than 7,000 babies are born with cleft lip or cleft palate and smoking
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 30, 2014 09:45

Effects Of Secondhand Smoke On Fetus - Oneindia Boldsky

study in the medical journal Pediatrics, just being around other smokers can increase the risk of harming your unborn baby. There are studies that proves the effects of secondhand smoke on fetus where certain genetic mutations in babies are linked to toba (in)
added Dec 13, 2013 15:41

[Washington] Maternal smoking may impair infant immunity, causing broad range of infections

researchers reviewed hospitalization records and death certificates of 50,000 infants born in the state of Washington between 1987 and 2004. The case-control study assessed infant hospitalizations and deaths due to respiratory and non-respiratory infectio
added Oct 24, 2013 02:38

[Australia] Smoking with asthma during pregnancy is particularly dangerous

pregnant women who smoke as well as having asthma are greatly increasing the risk of complications for themselves and their unborn children.
added Sep 9, 2013 14:46

Effect of Smoking Cessation on Gestational and Postpartum Weight Gain and Neonatal Birth Weight

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Obstetrics and Gynecology
added Aug 23, 2013 15:09

Feelings for fetus may be linked to smoking

A small study suggests an association between the level of smoking and the level of asttachment pregnant women feel for their fetuses. Pregnant smokers find it very difficult to quit. Increasing feelings of fetal attachment could help.
Brown University
added Aug 9, 2013 18:23

Natural Born Killers / ‘The Anatomy of Violence,’ by Adrian Raine

Other predictors are more surprising. A low resting heart rate correlates with antisocial behavior. Certain insults to the developing brain, like smoking and drinking by pregnant mothers, have pernicious effects on behavior.
New York Times
added Jun 22, 2013 15:06

Smoking in pregnancy tied to teens' hearing loss

Teenagers are more likely to have hearing loss if their mothers smoked during pregnancy, according to a new study that included audio tests of close to 1,000 youth. Researchers said that although the link was "relatively modest," even limited hearing los
added Jun 20, 2013 20:08
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