Headlines Tagged with Pregnancy — 3,210 headlines found
The findings, published in the journal PLOS ONE in late September, add to growing scientific evidence suggesting that e-cigarettes pose health risks despite being widely considered a safer alternative to tobacco cigarettes.
Nov 16, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Nov 17, 2017 20:52
19 percent of adults in Allegheny County smoke, according to health officials, and that adds up to about 233,000 people. It’s still a concern today — the third Thursday of November — 40 years after the Great American Smokeout went national to get people
Nov 16, 2017 Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Nov 17, 2017 20:46
New research presented at the 2017 Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) Annual Conference suggests a link between VPN use, now a $3.5 billion industry, and neurotoxicity, immune cell suppression, and cardiovascular disease.
Nov 14, 2017 PR Newswire
added Nov 17, 2017 21:59
there are emerging studies that might suggest that secondhand smoke and primary marijuana use in pregnant women results in negative consequences for the developing fetus. The same report also concluded it was dangerous to smoke near children as well, citi
Oct 28, 2017 Romper
added Oct 29, 2017 16:41
New research has found that e-cigarette aerosol exposure can cause facial defects in frog embryos and disrupt mammalian embryonic cell growth. Electonic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) are widely considered as a safer alternative to smoking tobacco; they deli
Oct 27, 2017 Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Oct 31, 2017 01:32
[China] Childhood secondhand smoke exposure and pregnancy loss in never smokers: the Guangzhou Biobank Cohort Study [FREE FULL TEXT]
Conclusions Childhood SHS exposure was associated with higher risks of pregnancy loss in middle-aged and older Chinese women.
Oct 24, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Oct 24, 2017 23:26
COLCHESTER MP Will Quince says women who struggle to quit smoking should be given free e-cigarettes and vaping devices during their pregnancy. Will Quince said he hoped the issue could be addressed in next month's Budget, adding vaping and e-cigarettes
Oct 19, 2017 Colchester Gazette (uk)
added Oct 20, 2017 13:36
[UK] Southmead Hospital ditches 'smoke-free' policy with two shelters installed - including near maternity unit
has not followed PHE's suggested plans. The hospital’s management succumbed to pressure and two smoking shelters have since been erected, including one outside the maternity ward. Associate Director of Facilities, Andrew Jeanes said: “As a healthcare pr
Oct 18, 2017 Bristol Evening Post (uk)
added Oct 18, 2017 13:43
A plan to offer expectant mums financial rewards if they give up cigarettes is on the table after trials showed it almost tripled the quit rate. Hundreds of women were offered up to £400 in high street vouches if they reached the end of their pregnancy
Oct 17, 2017 Evening Times (uk)
added Oct 18, 2017 13:44
Scientists investigating the underlying mechanism causing cell death and damage have confirmed links between maternal smoking and cerebral palsy, the most common physical disability in childhood.
Oct 6, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Oct 9, 2017 15:18