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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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[UK] Mums start smoking again as soon as they've given birth, new study shows

Within six months of giving birth, 43% of women who manage to give up during pregnancy will go back to smoking, according to data from 11 trials involving almost 600 women. Women who take up the habit again are exposing their children to health risks li
The Mirror (uk)
added Mar 16, 2016 14:37
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[UK] 43% of women who quit smoking while pregnant 'start again after childbirth'

Two-fifths of mothers who quit smoking during pregnancy take up the habit again soon after their babies are born, figures suggest. Within six months of giving birth, 43% of women who manage to stay off cigarettes during pregnancy will go back to smoking
BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Mar 16, 2016 14:27
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North Carolina Child Health Report Card 2016 (PDF)

Children who grow up in safe, supportive, nurturing families are more likely to have good health throughout their lives. ...adolescent death and health problems are most often due to preventable behaviors including tobacco use, poor nutrition, lack... D -
NC Child
added Feb 18, 2016 10:52
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Sources report that Depp no longer smokes in the presence of Amber, and even Johnny’s fans know the actor is a big smoker. He’s often been seen toking on a number of tobacco products, but that may be a thing of the past. At least for the time being, Mr. D
added Feb 9, 2016 19:05
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[Australia] Guidance for Culturally Competent Approaches to Smoking Cessation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Pregnant Women [FREE FULL TEXT]

there appears to be a lack of awareness of the clinical guidelines we published in March 2014, to provide assistance to health providers in evidence-based translational approaches that are culturally competent for this target group.2 This “pragmatic guide
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 12, 2015 16:18
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