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[UK] Sussex mums-to-be still smoking despite grave health risks

ONE in five mums-to-be in Rother continues to harm their baby by smoking, shocking new figures have revealed. The region's annual checkup – published by the NHS this week – showed 21.1 per cent of expecting mums were smokers in 2010/11.
This Is Sussex (uk)
added Jul 8, 2012 22:30

[France, UK] Smoking mothers' embryos 'grow more slowly

Smoker's embryos took 62 hours to reach the eight-cell stage, compared to 58 hours in non-smokers
BBC Online
added Jul 5, 2012 10:02

[Kentucky] Rate of pregnant smokers on the rise

The percentage of women who smoke while pregnant has gone up in some Northern Kentucky counties even though the rates are falling across the state and nationwide.
Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer
added Jul 4, 2012 06:46

Why smoking is 'BAD' for the Fallopian tube -- and increases the risk of ectopic pregnancy

The finding, from scientists led by Drs Andrew Horne and Colin Duncan at the Medical Research Council (MRC) Centre for Reproductive Health in Edinburgh, UK, was described today at the annual meting of ESHRE (European Society of Human Reproduction and Embr
added Jul 3, 2012 13:48

VIDEO: Link between smoking and ectopic pregnancy found

Dr. Andrew Horne and Dr. Colin Duncan at the Medical Research Council (MRC) Centre for Reproductive Health in Edinburgh, UK presented the first documented evidence of a genetic connection between smoking and ectopic pregnancy at the annual meting of the (National)
added Jul 3, 2012 13:46

Smoking ups risk of ectopic pregnancy

Cigarette smoking reduces the production of a Fallopian tube gene known as "BAD," increasing the risk of ectopic pregnancy, a new study has warned.
Times of India
added Jul 3, 2012 13:44

[UK] Welsh smoking in pregnancy rates ‘alarming’ say midwives

“These figures are worryingly high and those on women under 20 are alarming. Urgent action is needed to tackle this. Smoking in pregnancy can have serious and long term effects on the developing baby, and the effects on the smoker themselves are well doc
Royal College of Midwives (uk)
added Jun 27, 2012 13:45
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[UK-Wales] More women in Wales smoke while pregnant than anywhere else in UK

The Tobacco and Health in Wales report, published today by the Public Health Wales Observatory and the Welsh Government, revealed that 16% of mothers in Wales smoked throughout their pregnancy in 2010, compared to a UK average of 12%.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jun 27, 2012 11:29

Sperm of smoking dads can hurt child DNA

Men who smoke before conception can damage the DNA of their offspring in the womb that may give him or her a higher risk of disease, British researchers say.
added Jun 25, 2012 11:34

Money helps pregnant women quit smoking

Researchers at Johns Hopkins University's Center for Addiction and Pregnancy in Baltimore said many substance abuse programs often fail to address cigarette smoking despite the clear risks to both mother and fetus
added Jun 25, 2012 15:19
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