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[North Carolina] Pregnant Women in NC Exposed to Less Secondhand Nicotine After ‘Smoking Ban’

A new study from Duke Health has found pregnant women experienced less secondhand smoke exposure since the 2009 passage of the ‘smoking ban’ in North Carolina, which outlawed smoking inside public places such as bars and restaurants. The research was publ
added Jan 11, 2018 03:28

[UK] Ashley Cole's heavily pregnant girlfriend Sharon Canu is spotted smoking cigarette while tenderly stroking her bump at the airport

has sparked concern after she was spotted smoking a cigarette at an airport. The Italian beauty, who shares a 22-month-old son with the football player, was seen lighting up with her partner as they waited outside the terminal at Heathrow Airport on Sund
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2018 03:22

HOLY SMOKE Shocking figures reveal one in FOUR women are smoking while pregnant in parts of UK

Worrying NHS figures show more than a quarter of pregnant women in Blackpool were smoking at the time of giving birth between July and September last year
The Sun (uk)
added Jan 9, 2018 12:50

Air pollution around conception tied to birth defects

Women who breathe polluted air during the month right before or after they get pregnant may be more likely to have babies with birth defects, a U.S. recent study suggests.
added Jan 4, 2018 07:31

[UK] More smoking mums-to-be in Cambridgeshire

More than one in 10 women in Cambridgeshire are ignoring health warnings by smoking during pregancy, according to NHS figures. There were 2,553 pregnancies in the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS commissioning area in the second quarter of 2017, and
Cambridge Independent (uk)
added Jan 3, 2018 13:21

Maternal Smoking and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Offspring: A Meta-analysis

With our meta-analysis, we provide evidence for an association between maternal smoking and offspring ADHD but do not solve the causality issues concerning potential confounding by other risk factors. More high-quality studies are needed to establish whet
added Jan 2, 2018 22:36

Cigarette smoking during pregnancy linked to ADHD risk in offspring

Children born to women who smoke cigarettes during pregnancy, especially when mothers are heavy smokers, are at an increased risk for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), a new review of medical studies confirms. Mothers who smoked during pre
added Jan 1, 2018 11:54

Can My Partner Vape While I'm Pregnant? Experts Weigh In On The Risks

most medical professionals would likely advise you to stay clear ...The risks are lower, but still, the risks exist. Your best bet is to talk to your doctor, and your partner, about your concerns.
added Dec 29, 2017 21:21

[California] Pot-smoking on the rise among U.S. pregnant women

Some previous research suggests that prenatal marijuana exposure may impair fetal growth and neurodevelopment.... “The more we study cannabis use during pregnancy, the more we are realizing how harmful it can be,” Bonn-Miller added.
added Dec 27, 2017 16:35

[Missouri] EDITORIAL: Needed: Healthy mother and child

About 15 percent of Missouri women smoke during pregnancy, compared to 8.4 percent nationally...many experts think at-risk women need the conscious support of the people around them – whether family or other members of the community. Protecting mothers fr
St. Joseph (MO) News-Press
added Dec 26, 2017 15:29
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