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Nicotine poses serious health threat to Minnesota’s youth and pregnant women

Today, the Minnesota Department of Health reissued its nicotine heath advisory to inform parents and health care providers about the health dangers of nicotine for children, teens, and pregnant women. While combustible tobacco use declines, the use of n
Minnesota Department of Health
added May 11, 2017 00:36
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[Canada, New York] Smoking when pregnant increases risk of obese kids

A joint study between researchers at Brock University and the State University of New York at Buffalo found that babies exposed to cigarette smoke in the womb were gaining weight faster than they should have by the time they were two years old, said Dani
St. Catharines (ON) Standard (ca)
added May 7, 2017 19:59
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[Colorado] Amarah's Corner: The awful, stinking reality of smoking cigarettes

The awful, stinking reality of smoking cigarettes has definitely affected me and my family at least from the time Poppie was diagnosed with lung cancer because he smoked cigarettes and passed-away, three-years before I was born. And, my grandfather (my m
Valley Courier Online (CO)
added May 5, 2017 01:34
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Could Smoking in Pregnancy Affect a Grandkid's Autism Risk?

"Now we've found that not smoking during pregnancy could also give their future grandchildren a better start, too." The study can't prove cause-and-effect, but one U.S. autism expert who reviewed the findings said the researchers' conclusion is not farf
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 1, 2017 22:13
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[UK] Grandmothers’ smoking linked to autism traits in granddaughters, study finds

Researchers say findings are 'statistically significant', but call for further research before conclusions can be drawn on causality
The Independent (uk)
added Apr 28, 2017 21:04
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Diagnosed autism linked to maternal grandmother’s smoking in pregnancy

looked at all 14,500 participants in Children of the 90s and found that if a girl’s maternal grandmother smoked during pregnancy, the girl is 67 per cent more likely to display certain traits linked to autism, such as poor social communication skills and
University of Bristol (uk)
added Apr 28, 2017 21:03
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[UK] Grand-maternal smoking in pregnancy and grandchild’s autistic traits and diagnosed autism [FREE FULL TEXT]

We find an association between maternal grandmother smoking in pregnancy and grand daughters having adverse scores in Social Communication and Repetitive Behaviour measures that are independently predictive of diagnosed autism. In line with this, we show
Scientific Reports
added Apr 28, 2017 21:03
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[UK] Grandmothers who smoked in pregnancy may have triggered autism in grandaughters

Scientists at the University of Bristol followed 14,500 participants in the Children of the 90s study, and found that that if a girl’s maternal grandmother smoked during pregnancy, she was 67 per cent more likely to suffer poor social communication skill
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 28, 2017 21:00
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[UK] Girls are more likely to be autistic if their grandmother SMOKED while they were pregnant

The risk of them being diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is 53 per cent higher, researchers found. They were also 67 per cent more likely to display traits associated with the condition, like poor social skills and repetitive behaviours.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 27, 2017 13:38
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ALVAREZ: Time to Get Deadly Serious About Smoking’s Toll on Women

Female smokers need to understand the reality of this practice. Smoking will not give them a better social status, make them more beautiful, or improve their physical and emotional well-being. It will lead to health problems, more depression, and a nasty
LifeZette
added Apr 20, 2017 15:16
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