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[Italy] The Pap smear screening as an occasion for smoking cessation and physical activity counselling: effectiveness of the SPRINT randomized controlled trial

Conclusions: Smoking cessation counselling delivered by midwives to smokers in preparation and contemplation stages of change during the Pap-smear screening was effective and should be recommended,
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Sep 6, 2012 07:14
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Mom's Prenatal Smoking Tied to Kids' Obesity

* Children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy are at increased risk of obesity when they reach adolescence, and a key factor appears to be subtle changes in the brain's reward mechanism.
MedPage Today
added Sep 5, 2012 14:29
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Tobacco withdrawal symptoms and urges to smoke in pregnant versus non-pregnant smokers

► Pregnant women had significantly lower overall withdrawal than non-pregnant women. ► We did not detect any withdrawal symptoms that were distinctive to pregnant women.
Science Direct
added Aug 12, 2012 18:21
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[Canada] Centre for Addiction and Mental Health | CAMH launches website to help pregnant women quit smoking

the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) developed PREGNETS, a provincial website to help women who are pregnant, thinking about becoming pregnant or have just had a baby quit or reduce smoking.
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Aug 10, 2012 17:47
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Working After Eight Months of Pregnancy May Be Just As Harmful as Smoking

Expectant mothers working up to their due date may be risking their babies' health as much as if they were smoking, according to a new study.
Medical Daily
added Jul 30, 2012 14:57
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[UK] Sussex mums-to-be still smoking despite grave health risks

ONE in five mums-to-be in Rother continues to harm their baby by smoking, shocking new figures have revealed. The region's annual checkup – published by the NHS this week – showed 21.1 per cent of expecting mums were smokers in 2010/11.
This Is Sussex (uk)
added Jul 8, 2012 22:30
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[UK-Wales] More women in Wales smoke while pregnant than anywhere else in UK

The Tobacco and Health in Wales report, published today by the Public Health Wales Observatory and the Welsh Government, revealed that 16% of mothers in Wales smoked throughout their pregnancy in 2010, compared to a UK average of 12%.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jun 27, 2012 11:29
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[UK] New Cumbrian mums ignoring don't smoke message

the number of pregnant women in Cumbria still smoking when they have their baby is above the national average. A national study reveals that 15.3 per cent of new mums in the county are still smokers, when nationally the figure is just over 13 per cent.
News & Star (uk)
added Jun 25, 2012 12:50
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Vitamin C improves lung function in newborns of pregnant smoking women

New research has potential to alter the fetal origins of respiratory disease by blocking some of the effects of smoking on lung development
added Jun 14, 2012 20:54
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In preemies, maternal smoking tied to necrotizing enterocolitis

Maternal smoking has been identified as a risk factor associated with the development of necrotizing enterocolitis in premature infants, according to a study published June 11 in Pediatrics.
Medical Xpress (
added Jun 11, 2012 18:47
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