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[UK] All tobacco products should carry risks of smoking when pregnant, MP urges

An MP who lost his son to stillbirth has called for graphic labels that highlight the risk of smoking to expectant mothers to be rolled out across all cigarette packets. Will Quince, the Conservative MP for Colchester, said smoking is the single biggest p
Peterboroughnow (Evening Telegraph) (uk)
added Mar 22, 2017 13:45
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March Of Dimes And Anthem Foundation Continue Efforts To Prevent Premature Births English

The funding provided by the Anthem Foundation will support March of Dimes community grants for CenteringPregnancy®, smoking cessation programs and programs to prevent unnecessary early elective delivery.
PR Newswire
added Mar 22, 2017 00:19
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[UK] Will Quince MP: Smoking while pregnant is number one modifiable risk factor for stillbirth

I do not believe it unreasonable or unrealistic for all tobacco products to carry a similar warning to that seen on alcohol, and want to Government to look into the feasibility of introducing this. As I have said, this debate is absolutely not about cri
PoliticsHome (uk)
added Mar 21, 2017 13:37
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[Tennessee] Tobacco-using moms get incentive to quit

She signed up for the Baby and Me Tobacco Free program through the Putnam County Health Department. The program not only helps smoking mothers to quit, but also rewards those who successfully kick the habit with free diapers every month for up to 12 mont
Cookeville (TN) Herald Citizen
added Mar 10, 2017 23:24
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Smoking during pregnancy tied to eye damage in kids

When women smoke during pregnancy or have underweight babies their children have a greater risk of developing a type of retina damage, a Danish study suggests. Researchers focused on the thickness of what’s known as the retinal nerve fiber layer, made of
Reuters
added Mar 9, 2017 20:58
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[Denmark] Danish research: smoking during pregnancy damaging to baby vision

children of mothers who smoked during pregnancy have fewer optic nerves than the offspring of mothers who didn’t smoke...we lose nerve fibres throughout our lives, and at some point that will lead to holes in the field of view. At that point it would be n
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Mar 8, 2017 19:46
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[UK] Financial incentive scheme for smoking mums-to-be starts tomorrow - worth the money?

MAKING sure babies have the best life during pregnancy is the most important thing for mums-to-be. But statistics show that 14.7% of pregnant women in Southampton endanger their babies by smoking. The percentage of pregnant mums smoking in the city is h
Southern Daily Echo (uk)
added Mar 6, 2017 15:49
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[Asia] Antenatal tobacco use and secondhand smoke exposure in the home in India

CONCLUSIONS: Antenatal tobacco use and SHS exposure in the home is a significant public health problem in India. Programs should target low socioeconomic status pregnant women, including single pregnant mothers
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Mar 3, 2017 02:51
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[UK-Scotland] Patients, staff, visitors and pregnant women at Wishaw General are continuing to flout smoking ban

Many people are continuing to disregard the large, bright signs and are still failing to adhere to the smoke-free rules.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Mar 2, 2017 16:47
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[UK] AUDIO: Smoking in pregnancy; Lifestyle targets; Thyroid cancer; Flossing Inside Health

New moves to test pregnant women for smoking by measuring carbon monoxide on their breath.
BBC Online
added Mar 1, 2017 15:43
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