Headlines Tagged with Pregnancy — 3,196 headlines found
Structural changes in brain may trigger preference for fatty foods, researchers say
Sep 4, 2012 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 5, 2012 17:05
* Children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy are at increased risk of obesity when they reach adolescence, and a key factor appears to be subtle changes in the brain's reward mechanism.
Sep 4, 2012 MedPage Today
added Sep 5, 2012 14:29
Dr Amirreza Haghighi, of the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada, who led a new study, said 'Prenatal exposure to maternal cigarette smoking is a well-established risk factor for obesity, but the underlying mechanisms are not known. 'Preference
Sep 4, 2012 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 4, 2012 08:53
Prenatal exposure to maternal cigarette smoking appears associated with an increased risk for adolescent obesity, and is possibly related to subtle structural variations in the brain that create a preference for eating fatty foods, according to a report p
Sep 3, 2012 EurekAlert
added Sep 27, 2012 13:43
A recent Lancet study underlined that 66% of the global stillbirths take place in India. While tobacco consumption does not list among one of the top reasons for stillbirths, there is emerging evidence that consumption of gutka and areca nut, considered
Sep 2, 2012 Times of India
added Sep 2, 2012 16:39
But 26.1 per cent of the women who delivered at the Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital between April last year and March this year, smoked during their pregnancy - almost double the national average of 13.6 per cent.
Aug 24, 2012 This is Grimsby (Grimsby Evening Telegraph) (uk)
added Aug 25, 2012 04:11
Children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy may have an increased risk of asthma - even if they were not exposed to secondhand smoke after birth, a large study of European children suggests.
Aug 21, 2012 Reuters
added Aug 22, 2012 02:12
WOMEN who smoke have been warned their habit is most likely to cause harm to their babies during the first three months of their pregnancy.
Aug 18, 2012 The Scotsman (uk)
added Aug 20, 2012 14:04
We provide the first evidence that the cough reflex is impaired in seemingly healthy children who live with smokers. The 2-fold difference in cough threshold is comparable in magnitude to the change that occurs with acute respiratory tract infection.
Aug 17, 2012 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 20, 2012 03:05
More breathing problems seen in preschoolers even if mothers stopped smoking once they were born
Aug 17, 2012 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 20, 2012 02:53