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Women who load up on candy and burgers during pregnancy 'more likely to have a child with ADHD'

Smoking during pregnancy increases the risk your baby will suffer ADHD, addiction and other behavioral problems in later life. Early exposure to nicotine can trigger widespread genetic changes that affect formation of connections between brain cells lo
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 18, 2016 19:24
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[Italy] Lindsay Lohan appears to smoke cigarette amid pregnancy rumors

Days after Lindsay Lohan sparked speculation that she's pregnant, the embattled Hollywood star appeared to be smoking a cigarette aboard a boat in Italy. The 30-year-old actress was photographed with what looked like a cigarette pressed against her lips
New York Daily News
added Jul 27, 2016 18:49
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Self-reported and laboratory evaluation of late pregnancy nicotine exposure and drugs of abuse

Conclusion: Improved measurement tactics are critically needed to capture late pregnancy primary and passive nicotine exposures from all potential sources.
Journal of Perinatology
added Jul 8, 2016 19:28
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Nicotine exposure during pregnancy nearly twice as high as reported

The study reveals a significant gap between the number of local, pregnant mothers who report smoking during pregnancy and the number who test positive for nicotine exposure.
added Jul 8, 2016 19:25
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[UK] Awards joy for fire service funded midwife safety scheme

A fire service funded scheme to educate thousands of mums-to-be about home safety has been recognised with two top awards. The ‘Barnsley Babies’ initiative won the Governor’s Award and Partnership Working Award at Barnsley Hospital’s Heart Awards, which
Fire Magazine (uk)
added Jun 23, 2016 03:31
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[UK] More than a QUARTER of pregnant women light up in Blackpool: Town has highest rate of smoking mothers, while London has the lowest

New NHS figures reveal 26 per cent of women were smokers at the time of birth in 2015/16. This contrasted with Westminster in central London at the other end of the spectrum, where just 1.5 per cent of women did.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 16, 2016 19:10
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Smoking in pregnancy increases the risk your baby will suffer ADHD and addiction - but now scientists know why

New Yale study shows nicotine triggers genetic changes that affect the formation of connections - synapses - between brain cells / Genetic changes found to be present in adult mice as well as infants
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 1, 2016 19:51
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Benefits of smoking bans on preterm and early-term births: a natural experimental design in Switzerland

Smoking bans resulted in improved birth outcomes in Switzerland with cantons that adopted more comprehensive smoking bans achieving greater benefits. Early-term births constitute a previously ignored though important group.
Tobacco Control
added Apr 27, 2016 15:48
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[UK] Babies born to cleaners and waitresses at greater risk of DEATH

Health charity ASH said: “Workers in manual and routine jobs are twice as likely to smoke as those in managerial and professional roles and unemployed people are twice as likely to smoke as those in employment.” Deborah Arnott, chief executive of health
The [London, UK] Express
added Apr 26, 2016 13:44
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[UK] Pregnant mums who smoke put babies at greater risk of DEATH

BABIES born to women who smoke weigh on average 200 grams less than babies born to non smokers and are at greater risk of infection.
The [London, UK] Express
added Apr 21, 2016 10:21
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