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[Norway] Maternal Smoking and DNA Methylation in Newborns: In Utero Effect or Epigenetic Inheritance?

Differential methylation at these CpGs in newborns seems to reflect sustained in utero exposure rather than epigenetic inheritance. Impact: Smoking cessation in early pregnancy may negate effects on methylation. Analyses of maternal smoking during pregna
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
added May 16, 2014 10:34

[Indiana] EDITORIAL: Our opinion: Pregnant? Then stop smoking ($$)

Advocates for reducing the number of women who smoke while pregnant are wise in keeping the issue at the forefront. That’s especially important in Lawrence County, which ranks No. 1 among Indiana counties in the number of women who smoke during pregnanc
Bedford (IN) Times-Mail
added May 15, 2014 13:07

Smoking during pregnancy may raise risk of heart defects in newborns

Women who smoke during pregnancy may increase the risk of congenital heart defects in their babies, according to a new study presented at the May 3 Pediatric Academic Societies annual meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Study findings also sh (National)
added May 5, 2014 21:07

[Washington] 5/5 - CNN Health Minute - Smoking and Baby Hearts

They also may be harming their unborn babies' hearts a new study presented at the pediatric academic societies annual meeting in Vancouver. Found pregnant women who smoked but their newborns are at risk for developing congenital heart defects and the more
KTVN (Reno, NV)
added May 5, 2014 20:54

[Europe] Smoking Bans Linked to Drop in Premature Births, Kids' Asthma Attacks

Bans on smoking in public places and the workplace in North America and Europe are linked to a 10 percent drop in premature births and the number of children going to the hospital for an asthma flare-up, according to a new study.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 29, 2014 12:39

[UK] Effect of smoke-free legislation on perinatal and child health: a systematic review and meta-analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smoke-free legislation is associated with substantial reductions in preterm births and hospital attendance for asthma. Together with the health benefits in adults, this study provides strong support for WHO recommendations to create smoke-free environmen
The Lancet (uk)
added Mar 28, 2014 13:35

[UK] Smoking bans cut premature births

Children also being spared asthma attacks by laws that keep public places smoke-free, researchers find
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 28, 2014 11:38

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
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