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[UK] Media advisory: Fall in smoking rates great news but hundreds of children still start smoking every day

On 1 July 2007 it will be the 10th anniversary of the implementation of smokefree legislation in England – a worthy date for publication of the next Tobacco Control Plan, with a commitment to delivering a smokefree future for our children.”
ASH London (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 20:15
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[UK] Pregnant women smoking rates 'concern' in England

The reduction in smoking rates among pregnant women in England has slowed down in the past year, prompting concern from health charities. NHS figures show 10.5% of women currently smoke at the time of delivery - a drop of only 0.1% on last year. Over th
BBC Online
added Jun 15, 2017 15:11
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[UK] Sharp drop in people getting help to give up smoking

THE number of people quitting smoking with the help of public health workers in York has plummeted in the last year. In spring last year the amount of free help available for people who want to stop smoking was cut drastically for all but a few people,
York Press (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:11
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Prenatal exposure to smoke, alcohol may up behaviour problems in kids

Conduct disorder (CD) is a mental disorder where children demonstrate aggressive behaviour that causes or threatens harm to other people or animals such as bullying or intimidating others, often initiating physical fights, or being physically cruel to an
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:04
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[Mid-east] Substantial toxic effect of water-pipe smoking on the early stage of embryonic development

Water-pipe smoking (WPS) is the most widespread tobacco use in the Middle-East, and is rapidly spreading globally. ... WPS has very toxic effects during the early stage of embryogenesis. Thus, we believe that further studies are required to elucidate the
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 12, 2017 21:45
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Intrauterine exposure to tobacco and executive functioning in high school

IUTE is associated with offspring’s less optimal EF. Prenatal counseling should emphasize abstinence from tobacco, as well as alcohol and illegal substances.
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Jun 9, 2017 15:36
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[Africa, South Africa] Male fertility at an all-time-low, but rooibos could help say experts

A man who smokes reduces his sperm count by 15%, however a man whose mother smoked during pregnancy, has a significantly lower sperm count of up to only 40%.
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Jul 1, 2017 03:14
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Just 10 Cigarettes During Pregnancy Can Harm Kids

Babies born to women who smoked as few as 10 cigarettes are more apt to have thinking and learning problems later, a new study suggests. Studies have long shown that babies born to smokers are likely to be premature, small and have behavior problems earl
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 7, 2017 02:06
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Smoking ten cigarettes a day during pregnancy causes behavioural problems in a child well into their teenage years, study shows

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 5, 2017 16:33
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Intrauterine exposure to tobacco and executive functioning in high school

IUTE is associated with offspring’s less optimal EF. Prenatal counseling should emphasize abstinence from tobacco, as well as alcohol and illegal substances.
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Jun 5, 2017 14:24
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