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[Ireland] Smoking in pregnancy a risk to child's behaviour

New research shows that children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy were up to 78pc times more likely to be classed as having a behavioural problem by their teacher than children of mothers who did not smoke. Dr Cathal McCrory of Trinity College cond
Irish Independent (ie)
added Nov 15, 2012 18:59
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[Ireland] Smoking in pregnancy a risk to child's behaviour

IRISH children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy have a higher risk of behavioural problems by the time they reach the age of nine. New research shows that children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy were up to 78pc times more likely to be classe
Irish Independent (ie)
added Nov 13, 2012 04:25
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[Australia] Anti-smoking ads target Indigenous pregnant women

The Federal Government has commissioned a new advertising campaign it hopes can reduce rates of smoking among pregnant Indigenous women. Around one in every seven pregnant women smoke but that figure rises to half for pregnant Indigenous women.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Nov 4, 2012 01:14
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[Spain] Neurodevelopment In Babies Affected By Passive Smoking

A new study shows that newborns that have been exposed to nicotine from both active and passive smoking mothers show poor physiological, sensory, motor and attention responses.
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Sep 19, 2012 15:22
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[West Virginia] Study says tax hike lowers pregnant smoking

A study published in the July issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine found a $1 increase on cigarette excise taxes increased the "quit rate" among smokers in the last three months of pregnancy.
Charleston (WV) Daily Mail
added Aug 16, 2012 11:49
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VIDEO: Link between smoking and ectopic pregnancy found

Dr. Andrew Horne and Dr. Colin Duncan at the Medical Research Council (MRC) Centre for Reproductive Health in Edinburgh, UK presented the first documented evidence of a genetic connection between smoking and ectopic pregnancy at the annual meting of the
Examiner.com (National)
added Jul 3, 2012 13:46
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Smoking ups risk of ectopic pregnancy

Cigarette smoking reduces the production of a Fallopian tube gene known as "BAD," increasing the risk of ectopic pregnancy, a new study has warned.
Times of India
added Jul 3, 2012 13:44
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A better way to help high-risk pregnant smokers

One of the most effective methods of helping people to quit smoking is contingency management, which gives smokers monetary incentives for meeting target goals.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jun 22, 2012 10:04
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Smoking during pregnancy linked to severe asthma in teen years

African-American and Latino children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy are more likely to suffer from acute asthma symptoms in their teens than asthma sufferers whose mothers did not smoke, according to a new study led by a research team at UCSF.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jun 14, 2012 20:53
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Effect of secondhand smoke on asthma control among black and Latino children

Conclusions Maternal smoking while in utero is associated with poor asthma control in black and Latino subjects assessed at 8-17 years of age.
Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
added Jun 14, 2012 20:51
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