Headlines Tagged with Pregnancy — 3,211 headlines found
Nearly two-thirds of women of reproductive age in China are exposed to second-hand tobacco smoke at home and over half are exposed in the workplace, which raises the risk of complications in pregnancy, including stillbirths and infant death. The findings
Nov 6, 2012 China Daily (cn)
added Nov 6, 2012 10:11
High prenatal nicotine exposure has a negative association with reading performance in school age children. In addition, modeling showed that environmental factors significantly moderated the interaction between prenatal nicotine exposure and reading ski
Nov 5, 2012 Journal of Pediatrics
added Nov 21, 2012 12:20
Increasingly, we are learning of the many ways that smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke harm reproductive and child health. Both smoking and secondhand smoke have been found to cause low-birth-weight and sudden infant death syndrome. Smoking also ca
Nov 5, 2012 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 7, 2012 13:28
* This study found that at the population level, maternal smoking predicted substance use/problems in offspring, but when mothers changed their smoking habits during different pregnancies, there was no change in their children's risk. * The study sugges
Nov 5, 2012 MedPage Today
added Nov 6, 2012 09:28
PREGNANT women and indigenous Australians are being targeted in a new anti-smoking campaign that comes a month before all cigarettes have to be sold in plain packaging.
Nov 5, 2012 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Nov 4, 2012 12:17
PREGNANT women and indigenous Australians are being targeted in a new anti-smoking campaign. The latest statistics suggest one in seven Australian women smoke during pregnancy and pregnant teens are most at risk - in 2009, 37 per cent were reported to b
Nov 4, 2012 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Nov 4, 2012 01:15
The Federal Government has commissioned a new advertising campaign it hopes can reduce rates of smoking among pregnant Indigenous women. Around one in every seven pregnant women smoke but that figure rises to half for pregnant Indigenous women.
Nov 4, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Nov 4, 2012 01:14
Prenatal Exposure to Maternal Smoking and Childhood Behavioural Problems: A Quasi-experimental Approach
This retrospective cross-sectional paper examines the relationship between maternal smoking during pregnancy and children’s behavioural problems at 9 years of age independent of a wide range of possible confounders.
Nov 1, 2012 Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology
added Nov 15, 2012 22:05
Which crucial genes these histones surround remains obscure. Nor have the team yet found out whether the epigenetic effect they have discovered reaches further than grand-offspring. If it does, though, it suggests that epigenetics really might act like
Nov 1, 2012 The Economist
added Nov 1, 2012 19:02
Question: Among children whose parents smoked during pregnancy, does the duration and timing of parental smoking affect the risks of wheezing in early childhood?
Nov 1, 2012 American Academy of Pediatrics
added Nov 1, 2012 18:36