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[Indiana] EDITORIAL: Our opinion: Pregnant? Then stop smoking ($$)

Advocates for reducing the number of women who smoke while pregnant are wise in keeping the issue at the forefront. That’s especially important in Lawrence County, which ranks No. 1 among Indiana counties in the number of women who smoke during pregnanc
Bedford (IN) Times-Mail
added May 15, 2014 13:07
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Effect of Prenatal Exposure to Tobacco Smoke on Inhibitory Control [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions and Relevance These findings point to a functional involvement of prenatal exposure to tobacco smoke in neural alterations similar to ADHD, which underlines the importance of smoking prevention treatments.
JAMA Psychiatry (Archives of General Psychiatry)
added May 15, 2014 13:03
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Maternal smoking tied to inhibition-related brain differences in kids

Smoking while pregnant may be linked to less control over inhibitions when the child is an adult, a new study that looked at brain scans suggests. People whose mothers smoked during pregnancy had weaker responses in the regions of their brains known to b
Reuters
added May 15, 2014 12:59
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Exposure To Tobacco Toxins Increases Risk of Babies with Defects----Experts

Dr Jo Leonardi-Bee said: “Mothers’ smoking during pregnancy is well-recognised as carrying a range of serious health risks for the unborn baby including fetal mortality, low birth weight, premature birth and a range of serious birth defects such as cleft
Daily Times of Nigeria (ng)
added May 9, 2014 15:13
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Comparison of Cotinine Levels in Pregnant Women While Smoking and When Using Nicotine Replacement Therapy [FREE FULL TEXT]

cotinine levels generated using NRT during pregnancy were lower than levels achieved from smoking....our findings are significant and are consistent with the hypothesis that NRT patches deliver an inadequate dose of nicotine to aid smoking cessation durin
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 9, 2014 12:06
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[UK, Washington] Over-35 pregnant smokers risk baby heart defects

Babies born to women over 35 who smoke are at greater risk of having specific heart defects, suggests American research. The study, from Seattle Children's Hospital, adds to existing evidence that smoking during pregnancy can damage babies' hearts, as w
BBC Online
added May 6, 2014 19:40
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New Research Explores How Smoking while Pregnant Leads to Other Diseases

"We're focusing on how certain prenatal events can cause you to develop lung disease and metabolic syndromes such as obesity, hypertension, diabetes and fatty liver," explains Lisa Joss-Moore, PhD, whose research reveals new insights into the molecular a
University of Utah Health Care
added May 6, 2014 16:49
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Smoking during pregnancy may raise risk of heart defects in newborns

Women who smoke during pregnancy may increase the risk of congenital heart defects in their babies, according to a new study presented at the May 3 Pediatric Academic Societies annual meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Study findings also sh
Examiner.com (National)
added May 5, 2014 21:07
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[Washington] 5/5 - CNN Health Minute - Smoking and Baby Hearts

They also may be harming their unborn babies' hearts a new study presented at the pediatric academic societies annual meeting in Vancouver. Found pregnant women who smoked but their newborns are at risk for developing congenital heart defects and the more
KTVN (Reno, NV)
added May 5, 2014 20:54
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Smoking in Pregnancy May Be Linked to Baby's Heart Defects

New research suggests that mothers who smoke early in pregnancy put their unborn child at greater risk of heart defects, and the risk goes up as smoking increases. It's not clear, however, if smoking directly causes the heart defects or if some other fac
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 4, 2014 23:21
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