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[UK] Brighton experts find almost half of new mothers take up smoking again

About 23,000 pregnant women in England have used the NHS Stop Smoking Service this year. Dr Memon wants it to widen its counselling and support services not just to prospective new mothers but to those smokers who live with them.
Brighton and Hove News (uk)
added Dec 7, 2012 13:56
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[UK] Half 'smoke again after pregnancy'

Of 512 mothers who took part in the study, 47% resumed smoking within six weeks of delivery, according to the study published in Nicotine and Tobacco Research.
Nursing Times
added Dec 10, 2012 12:16
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Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Poor Reading Skills in Kids: Study

Mothers with pack-a-day habits may have children who lag behind classmates
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 30, 2012 17:37
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'Smoke Baby' Sends Powerful Anti-Smoking Message

Burlington, Vermont-based Kelliher Samets Volk has developed a simple and powerful anti-smoking message for the Vermont Department of Public Health. Called Smoke Baby, the work is just that; an image of a baby in utero created from smoke.
adrants
added Nov 26, 2012 16:29
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[UK] Women with mental disorders 'need help to quit smoking in pregnancy'

Researchers at King's College London's Institute of Psychiatry led a study involving 400 smokers, 237 of whom agreed to be referred to smoking cessation services. Analysis revealed that around one-quarter of the women had a mental disorder and that thes
NetDoctor.co.uk (uk)
added Nov 23, 2012 11:31
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Smoking in pregnancy tied to lower reading scores

Yale School of Medicine researchers have found that children born to mothers who smoked more than one pack per day during pregnancy struggled on tests designed to measure how accurately a child reads aloud and comprehends what they read.
ScienceDaily
added Nov 21, 2012 12:19
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Smoking in pregnancy tied to lower reading scores

Babies exposed to their mother's cigarette smoke in the womb later perform more poorly on reading comprehension tests, according to a new study. "It's not a little difference - it's a big difference in accuracy and comprehension at a critical time when c
Reuters
added Nov 18, 2012 19:52
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Smoking in pregnancy tied to lower reading scores

Babies exposed to their mother's cigarette smoke in the womb later perform more poorly on reading comprehension tests, according to a new study. "It's not a little difference - it's a big difference in accuracy and comprehension at a critical time when
Reuters
added Nov 17, 2012 19:10
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Maternal Smoking during Pregnancy and Its Effect on Childhood Asthma: Understanding the Puzzle

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
added Dec 13, 2012 06:03
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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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