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[UK] Figures coming down as midwife targets pregnant smokers in Telford

Around one in six mothers-to-be are still smoking in Telford & Wrekin – but numbers have reduced over the past year after a new role was created to tackle the problem head-on.
Shropshire Star (uk)
added May 19, 2018 19:50
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[UK] Midwives given carbon monoxide detectors in fight to reduce smoking in pregnant women

Smoking rates among pregnant mums in Wakefield are the highest in the country...“Initiatives introduced include additional educational support for midwives and providing carbon monoxide detectors for them; improved information on the harmfulness of smokin
Pontefract and Castleford Express (uk)
added May 15, 2018 14:50
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Dirty Air in Pregnancy May Raise Kid's Blood Pressure Risk

"The findings from our study are another piece of evidence that air pollution exposure can affect your health and could affect your baby's health as well," said senior study author Noel Mueller. Mueller's team found that children exposed to the highest
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 14, 2018 21:55
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ISLHD smoking in pregnancy video - No butts, baby

The NSW Government recently allocated more than $6 million in the 2017-18 State Budget for tobacco control, including the Cancer Institute NSW’s Quitline and iCanQuit services. If you are pregnant and would like to quit smoking, speak to your midwife,
Coordinaire (South Eastern NSW Primary Health Network (PHN)) (au)
added May 11, 2018 20:38
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[UK] The number of Greater Manchester mums-to-be who smoke during pregnancy

Out of the 8,968 women in the region who gave birth in the third quarter of 2017/18, 1,106 were recorded as smokers, NHS figures show
Manchester Evening News (uk)
added May 9, 2018 14:49
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[UK] The shocking number of Derbyshire women who smoke through their pregnancy

Shocking figures show more than one in seven mums-to-be in Derbyshire smoke throughout their pregnancy. Analysis of figures released by NHS Digital shows that in 2017, 16 per cent of women in Derbyshire were still smoking when they gave birth to their ch
Derby Telegraph (uk)
added May 9, 2018 01:26
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TOC: Volume 20, Issue 6 June 2018

EDITORIAL Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy and Negative Health Outcomes in the Offspring / Psychological Distress Among Smokers in the United States: 2008–2014 / Characteristics of Hookah Tobacco Smoking Sessions and Correlates of Use Frequency Among U
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 7, 2018 19:23
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Using birth cohort data to assess the impact of the UK 2008–2010 economic recession on smoking during pregnancy.

Health inequalities in smoking during pregnancy are affected by economic recession, as those who are most likely to smoke are also most likely to experience the financial stress resulting from economic recession. Socioeconomic conditions at the societal
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 7, 2018 19:10
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CARROLL: It’s Time for a New Discussion of Marijuana’s Risks

The greatest concern with tobacco smoking is cancer, so it’s reasonable to start there with pot...They smoke more in public, raising worries about secondhand smoke. A two-year-old study made news recently by arguing that one minute of exposure to pot
New York Times
added May 7, 2018 16:23
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[UK] The shocking number of pregnant women in the West Midlands who smoke

The mums-to-be who don't quit - shocking figures show one in five in some parts of the West Midlands smoke throughout their pregnancy. Analysis of figures released by NHS Digital shows that in 2017, there were 630 women in Wolverhampton recorded as smok
Birmingham Mail (uk)
added May 6, 2018 01:00
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