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[Canada] CAMH launches website aimed at pregnant smokers

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) has launched a website to help pregnant woman quit smoking.
GlobalTV (ca)
added Aug 9, 2012 14:24

Clues to Maternal Smoking Risks Uncovered

This study investigated epigenome-wide methylation in cord blood of newborns as playing a potential role in relation to maternal smoking during pregnancy.
MedPage Today
added Aug 7, 2012 08:50

[Norway] 450K Epigenome-Wide Scan Identifies Differential DNA Methylation in Newborns Related to Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy

Our findings implicate epigenetic mechanisms in the pathogenesis of the adverse health outcomes associated with this important in utero exposure.
Environmental Health Perspectives (NIEHS)
added Aug 7, 2012 21:13
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Working After Eight Months of Pregnancy May Be Just As Harmful as Smoking

Expectant mothers working up to their due date may be risking their babies' health as much as if they were smoking, according to a new study.
Medical Daily
added Jul 30, 2012 14:57

[Australia] Smoking in pregnancy makes for obese children

Children of mothers who smoked during pregnancy are more likely to have higher BMI and waist circumference in early adulthood than those whose mothers did not smoke during pregnancy, a Queensland study shows. Michael Woodhead comments (au)
added Jul 27, 2012 14:11

[New Zealand] Henare disputes risks of pregnant women smoking

National MP Tau Henare has disputed the risks of pregnant women smoking and has described smokers as "the new lepers".
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 25, 2012 23:46
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Tobacco withdrawal symptoms and urges to smoke in pregnant versus non-pregnant smokers

► Pregnant women had significantly lower overall withdrawal than non-pregnant women. ► We did not detect any withdrawal symptoms that were distinctive to pregnant women.
Science Direct
added Aug 12, 2012 18:21

[UK-Scotland] Anger at smoke filled ward where babies inhale first breaths

NEWBORN babies at a controversial Scottish hospital are inhaling cigarette smoke in their “first breaths,” angry medics revealed today. The maternity unit at the Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy, Fife, is above a busy entrance where visitors and patients reg
Deadline News (uk)
added Jul 13, 2012 20:32

[UK] Cigarette ban affects new-borns

CONCERNS have been raised over people smoking at the entrances to Victoria Hospital after fumes found their way into the maternity unit through the windows above.
Fife Today (uk)
added Jul 13, 2012 06:08

[UK] Work to be done in tackling smoking diseases

THE 2012 health profile for East Lindsey shows that there are still issues surrounding smoking during pregnancy and smoking-related deaths. The figures for both are higher than the national England average
This is Lincolnshire (Lincolnshire Echo) (uk)
added Jul 11, 2012 06:35
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