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[Washington] Bellingham police: Man points gun at pregnant woman for smoking cigarette

the man shouted something to the effect of, "Who the heck smokes when they're pregnant?" The woman answered, "I do." They "exchanged words" for a bit, then the man pulled out a handgun and pointed it at her
Bellingham (WA) Herald
added Sep 14, 2012 06:42
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[Italy] The Pap smear screening as an occasion for smoking cessation and physical activity counselling: effectiveness of the SPRINT randomized controlled trial

Conclusions: Smoking cessation counselling delivered by midwives to smokers in preparation and contemplation stages of change during the Pap-smear screening was effective and should be recommended,
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Sep 6, 2012 07:14

[UK] Mums-to-be in smoking rates shock

BOLTON has one of the worst rates in the country of women smoking during pregnancy. New figures have revealed 18.7 per cent of mums-to-be in the borough smoke while they are pregnant, compared to a national average of 13.5 per cent.
This is Bolton / Bolton Evening News (BEN) (uk)
added Sep 6, 2012 06:17

Teen Obesity Linked to Mom's Smoking in Pregnancy: Study

Structural changes in brain may trigger preference for fatty foods, researchers say
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 5, 2012 17:05
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Mom's Prenatal Smoking Tied to Kids' Obesity

* 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.
MedPage Today
added Sep 5, 2012 14:29

[Canada, UK] Mothers who smoke during pregnancy 'put children at risk of obesity later on'

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
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 4, 2012 08:53

Prenatal maternal smoking associated with increased risk of adolescent obesity

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
added Sep 27, 2012 13:43

[India] Risk of stillbirth 210% among smokeless tobacco users: Study

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
Times of India
added Sep 2, 2012 16:39

[UK] 26% of mums who give birth in Grimsby smoke whilst pregnant

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.
This is Grimsby (Grimsby Evening Telegraph) (uk)
added Aug 25, 2012 04:11

[Europe] Smoking during pregnancy tied to kids' asthma

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.
added Aug 22, 2012 02:12
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