Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Pregnancy 3,325 headlines found


[Canada, UK] Babies who breathe second-hand smoke are more likely to be aggressive adults

* Even temporary exposure to passive smoke can cause lasting damage to the brains of children under 10
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 22, 2013 12:22

[Canada, Israel] Secondhand smoke ups kids' antisocial behavior risk

Prof. Alan Apter – head of psychological medicine at Schneider Children’s Medical Center in Petah Tikva – said that “I think that this is yet another indication of the hazards of smoke exposure on the developing brain and thus adds to a mass of compellin
Jerusalem Post
added May 22, 2013 08:05

[Canada] Prospective associations between early long-term household tobacco smoke exposure and antisocial behaviour in later childhood

In comparison with their never exposed peers, children continuously and intermittently exposed to secondhand smoke in childhood showed an increased propensity toward physical aggression and antisocial behaviour by the end of fourth grade. We found no evid
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health
added May 21, 2013 15:35

[Canada] Aggressive behavior linked specifically to secondhand smoke exposure in childhood

Children who are exposed to secondhand smoke in early childhood are more likely to grow up to physically aggressive and antisocial, regardless of whether they were exposed during pregnancy or their parents have a history of being antisocial, according to
added May 21, 2013 15:32

[Australia, New Zealand] NZ tops pregnancy smoking list

New Zealand women were the most likely to smoke while pregnant, a large study of births has found. The University of Western Sydney study compared the outcomes of pregnancy and birth for women from eight different nationalities and found that 22.6 per ce
The Age (au)
added May 16, 2013 14:41

[UK] Watchdog under fire from MEP on smoking test for pregnant women

Health watchdog NICE has come under fire from Euro-MP Godfrey Bloom about plans to introduce tests for pregnant women to check if they are smoking.
Bradford Telegraph and Argus (uk)
added May 16, 2013 16:38

[UK] O'TOOLE: Pregnant women are not the only smokers – tests are not the answer

Asking pregnant women to take breath tests is patronising and fails to take into account that smoking is society's issue too ... we need to look at the reasons – economic, social and individual – that they started smoking in the first place. This involves
Comment is Free (The Guardian, UK)
added May 13, 2013 14:17

[Norway] Smoking duration before first childbirth: an emerging risk factor for breast cancer? Results from 302,865 Norwegian women

Conclusion Smoking initiation before the first childbirth increases the risk of breast cancer.
Cancer Causes and Control
added May 13, 2013 09:19

[UK] Fury at smoking breath test for all mothers-to-be as it is revealed one in three still light up during pregnancy

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 13, 2013 03:14

[UK] Smoking test for mothers

Pregnant women should be breathalysed to check if they are lying about having given up smoking, under proposals issued by the NHS's rationing body.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added May 13, 2013 03:00
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines