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[UK] The shocking number of Derbyshire women who smoke through their pregnancy

Shocking figures show more than one in seven mums-to-be in Derbyshire smoke throughout their pregnancy. Analysis of figures released by NHS Digital shows that in 2017, 16 per cent of women in Derbyshire were still smoking when they gave birth to their ch
Derby Telegraph (uk)
added May 9, 2018 01:26
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TOC: Volume 20, Issue 6 June 2018

EDITORIAL Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy and Negative Health Outcomes in the Offspring / Psychological Distress Among Smokers in the United States: 2008–2014 / Characteristics of Hookah Tobacco Smoking Sessions and Correlates of Use Frequency Among U
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 7, 2018 19:23
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Using birth cohort data to assess the impact of the UK 2008–2010 economic recession on smoking during pregnancy.

Health inequalities in smoking during pregnancy are affected by economic recession, as those who are most likely to smoke are also most likely to experience the financial stress resulting from economic recession. Socioeconomic conditions at the societal
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 7, 2018 19:10
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CARROLL: It’s Time for a New Discussion of Marijuana’s Risks

The greatest concern with tobacco smoking is cancer, so it’s reasonable to start there with pot...They smoke more in public, raising worries about secondhand smoke. A two-year-old study made news recently by arguing that one minute of exposure to pot
New York Times
added May 7, 2018 16:23
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[UK] The shocking number of pregnant women in the West Midlands who smoke

The mums-to-be who don't quit - shocking figures show one in five in some parts of the West Midlands smoke throughout their pregnancy. Analysis of figures released by NHS Digital shows that in 2017, there were 630 women in Wolverhampton recorded as smok
Birmingham Mail (uk)
added May 6, 2018 01:00
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ARCHIVE: Maternal smoking and the risk of still birth: systematic review and meta-analysis

Our review confirms a dose-response effect of maternal smoking in pregnancy on risk of stillbirth. To minimise the risk of stillbirth, reducing current smoking prevalence in pregnancy should continue to be a key public health high priority.
BioMed Central (uk)
added May 4, 2018 21:25
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[UK] Recommending e-cigarettes to help smokers quit is irresponsible 'because they ENCOURAGE smoking and are linked to bronchitis and stillbirths'

Professor Kenneth Johnson, from the School of Epidemiology and Public Health at University of Ottawa, said the devices can have the opposite effect. The gadgets have been subject to huge controversy recently, due to worrying links between heart and lun
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 26, 2018 16:30
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[Australia] Report reveals the worst towns for smoking in pregnancy

In western Queensland, one in four mothers identified as Indigenous, of whom almost half smoked while they were pregnant, in 2013-15. The top three PHN areas for mothers smoking during pregnancy were western NSW, the Northern Territory and Gippsland in V
The Age (au)
added Apr 25, 2018 19:54
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DINERSTEIN: E-Cigarettes, JUUL And The FDA -Seeing Through Smoke And Mirrors

Authoritarian groups seeking bans on devices like Juul, which as Sally Satel, M.D., notes are just pods containing propylene glycol, glycerol, flavoring, and nicotine salts, isn't going to prevent smoking. It will encourage it. And it is causing young peo
American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Apr 24, 2018 16:56
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[Russia] Lawmaker proposes fines for selling tobacco and alcohol to pregnant women

A Russian regional lawmaker has proposed the introduction of fines for selling drugs, alcohol and tobacco to pregnant women. The law could also force all women who want to purchase these items to prove they’re not pregnant. Vladimir Petrov of the Leningr
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Apr 20, 2018 18:13
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