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Maternal smoking and the retinoid pathway in the developing lung

It is feasible that disruption of retinoic acid signaling contributes to the pediatric lung dysfunction caused by maternal smoking.
Respiratory Research
added Jun 4, 2012 14:40

[Kansas] Health leaders concerned about rising rate of pregnant smokers in Douglas County

According to a new 38-page Community Health Assessment report, 13 percent of the live births in Douglas County in 2010, were to women who smoked during pregnancy. That’s up from 2006
WellCommons (Lawrence Joural-World)
added Jun 4, 2012 14:38

Smoking during pregnancy linked to severe asthma in teen years

African-American and Latino children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy are more likely to suffer from acute asthma symptoms in their teens than asthma sufferers whose mothers did not smoke, according to a new study led by a research team at UCSF.
Medical Xpress (
added Jun 14, 2012 20:53

[UK] 1 in 5 East Lancs women smoke in pregnancy

Lancashire Evening Telegraph (uk)
added May 27, 2012 13:43

[UK] One in eight women who give birth are smokers

North-east of England has highest proportion of mothers who smoked, while London has the lowest rates in the UK
The Guardian (uk)
added May 25, 2012 13:45

[UK] One in six Bradford mothers are smokers

A report on smoking in pregnancy, published by the Health and Social Care Information Centre, shows a clear North-South divide, with the percentage of women still smoking at delivery higher in Northern England.
Bradford Telegraph and Argus (uk)
added May 25, 2012 05:28

[UK] Smoking in pregnancy levels still worryingly high

Dr Janine Stockdale, research fellow at the Royal College of Midwives, said: “I am pleased to see the rates of smoking in pregnancy falling but the levels remain worryingly high.
Royal College of Midwives (uk)
added May 24, 2012 09:57

Vitamin C Improves Pulmonary Function In Newborns Of Pregnant Smoking Women

Vitamin C supplementation in pregnant women who are unable to quit smoking significantly improves pulmonary function in their newborns, according to a new study.
MediLexicon (mx)
added May 24, 2012 09:46

[UK] STOPPARD: Why do young mums continue to put their baby at risk?

One in four still smoke when pregnant and the figure is higher among pregnant teens
The Mirror (uk)
added May 23, 2012 06:27
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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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