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Quitting smoking in pregnancy tied to benefit for baby

Women who quit smoking immediately before or after becoming pregnant gain more weight during and after pregnancy - but their babies are less likely to be born small than those born to smokers, a new study suggests.
Reuters
added Aug 23, 2013 15:10
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[UK] Breathalyser tests to stop smoking in pregnancy

EVERY pregnant woman in Britain would have a breathalyser test to see if they are smoking under plans being considered by Health Minister Dr Dan Poulter.
The [London, UK] Express
added Aug 18, 2013 21:08
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Women who feel less attached to their fetus are going to smoke more

"It would make sense psychologically that women who feel less attached to their fetus are going to smoke more, because they aren't necessarily thinking about the repercussions," said Dr. Susanna Magee, lead author of the study published online July 28 in
News-Medical.net
added Aug 9, 2013 18:24
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[UK] Women who smoke during pregnancy could cause their GREAT GRANDCHILDREN to develop asthma

* Maternal smoking can cause three generations of children to develop the chronic lung condition * It is thought eliminating smoking during pregnancy could halt the increase in asthma cases
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 6, 2013 18:06
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Feelings for fetus may be linked to smoking

A small study suggests an association between the level of smoking and the level of asttachment pregnant women feel for their fetuses. Pregnant smokers find it very difficult to quit. Increasing feelings of fetal attachment could help.
Brown University
added Aug 9, 2013 18:23
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[Australia] Perinatal outcomes following maternal asthma and cigarette smoking during pregnancy

Maternal asthma and cigarette smoking during pregnancy are both independently associated with adverse perinatal outcomes and, combined, compound the risk of preterm birth and urinary tract infections.
European Respiratory Journal
added Sep 9, 2013 14:49
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[UK] Town where a third of pregnant women carry on smoking

ALMOST one third of white women in a West Yorkshire town are smoking during pregnancy - with some continuing the habit in order to keep their baby's weight low for an easier birth. The annual 2013 Joint Strategic Needs Assessment warns that infant deat
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Jul 30, 2013 13:45
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[UK] Smoking while pregnant - town's shocking figures

ALMOST one third of women in a West Yorkshire town are smoking during pregnancy - and some continue the habit in order to keep their baby's weight low for an easier delivery. A health report reveals that 32 per cent of white women in Dewsbury smoked whi
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Jul 30, 2013 13:42
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Thyroid Risk Influenced by Smoking

Smoking may actually have protected new mothers against hypothyroidism, but at the cost of a potentially higher risk of hyperthyroidism, Danish researchers found. In a cohort study, pregnant Danish women who were smokers had a significantly diminished r
MedPage Today
added Jul 30, 2013 11:29
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[New Zealand, UK-Wales, USA] Prenatal Smoking Tied to Kids' Behavior Issues

* A significant association between maternal smoking during pregnancy and offspring conduct problems was observed in several studies. * The association was seen both among children reared by genetically-related mothers and those raised by genetically-un
MedPage Today
added Jul 25, 2013 07:00
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