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[India] Risk of stillbirth 210% among smokeless tobacco users: Study

A recent Lancet study underlined that 66% of the global stillbirths take place in India. While tobacco consumption does not list among one of the top reasons for stillbirths, there is emerging evidence that consumption of gutka and areca nut, considered
Times of India
added Sep 2, 2012 16:39
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[Kentucky] Rate of pregnant smokers on the rise

The percentage of women who smoke while pregnant has gone up in some Northern Kentucky counties even though the rates are falling across the state and nationwide.
Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer
added Jul 4, 2012 06:46
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Maternal active smoking and newborn body composition

Volume 88, Issue 3 , Pages 141-145, March 2012
Early Human Development
added Jun 4, 2012 17:35
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E-cigarette vapour 'as damaging for babies' brain development as tobacco smoke'

show that exposure to volatile chemicals from the devices disrupts the activity of thousands of genes in the developing frontal cortex, the brain region responsible for higher mental functions.
Press Association (uk)
added Feb 12, 2016 15:57
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Adult Behavior in Male Mice Exposed to E-Cigarette Nicotine Vapors during Late Prenatal and Early Postnatal Life

These findings indicate that nicotine exposure from E-cigarettes may cause persistent behavioral changes when exposure occurs during a period of rapid brain growth...exposure during late in utero and early postnatal life to E-cigarette vapors that contain
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Sep 17, 2015 17:34
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Damaging legacy: maternal cigarette smoking has long-term consequences for male offspring fertility

This study represents the first comprehensive animal model of maternal smoking on male offspring reproductive function, suggesting that exposure during the gestational/weaning period causes long-term defects in male offspring fertility. This is due to a c
Human Reproduction
added Oct 1, 2014 07:19
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[Africa] MWITA: Tanzania: Smoking Ravages Children's Health

TODAY I have my mind on the effect of smoking on children. Boys and girls as young as ten years are often seen puffing on cigarettes in schools these days. Not many people understand why this incredible behaviour has taken root among children. A few deca
All-Africa.com
added Apr 29, 2014 12:42
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[New Hampshire] The effects of nicotine on your developing baby

"There is no evidence that says nicotine replacement therapy used to get off of cigarettes puts women at a higher risk," Baselice said. "It does lower the blood levels of nicotine and the woman is not exposing the baby to the other carcinogens present in
Portsmouth (NH) Herald
added Dec 22, 2013 22:41
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Are e-cigarettes safe for the people around them?

If you're pregnant or have young children with you, or if you have a cardiovascular condition that might be aggravated by exposure to nicotine, you might want to politely move away if someone powers up an e-cigarette in your vicinity.
Consumer Reports
added Dec 19, 2013 10:34
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[West Virginia] EDITORIAL: Thumbs down: Too many women risk their babies' health by smoking

It's difficult to imagine that so many pregnant women in West Virginia would put their babies' health at risk, but many still do -- by smoking tobacco during their pregnancies.
Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch
added Sep 21, 2013 14:35
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