Headlines Tagged with Pregnancy — 3,210 headlines found
Mothers with pack-a-day habits may have children who lag behind classmates
Nov 27, 2012 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 30, 2012 17:37
Burlington, Vermont-based Kelliher Samets Volk has developed a simple and powerful anti-smoking message for the Vermont Department of Public Health. Called Smoke Baby, the work is just that; an image of a baby in utero created from smoke.
Nov 26, 2012 adrants
added Nov 26, 2012 16:29
Researchers at King's College London's Institute of Psychiatry led a study involving 400 smokers, 237 of whom agreed to be referred to smoking cessation services. Analysis revealed that around one-quarter of the women had a mental disorder and that thes
Nov 23, 2012 NetDoctor.co.uk (uk)
added Nov 23, 2012 11:31
High prenatal nicotine exposure has a negative association with reading performance in school age children. In addition, modeling showed that environmental factors significantly moderated the interaction between prenatal nicotine exposure and reading ski
Nov 5, 2012 Journal of Pediatrics
added Nov 21, 2012 12:20
Yale School of Medicine researchers have found that children born to mothers who smoked more than one pack per day during pregnancy struggled on tests designed to measure how accurately a child reads aloud and comprehends what they read.
Nov 19, 2012 ScienceDaily
added Nov 21, 2012 12:19
Babies exposed to their mother's cigarette smoke in the womb later perform more poorly on reading comprehension tests, according to a new study. "It's not a little difference - it's a big difference in accuracy and comprehension at a critical time when c
Nov 18, 2012 Reuters
added Nov 18, 2012 19:52
Babies exposed to their mother's cigarette smoke in the womb later perform more poorly on reading comprehension tests, according to a new study. "It's not a little difference - it's a big difference in accuracy and comprehension at a critical time when
Nov 16, 2012 Reuters
added Nov 17, 2012 19:10
Prenatal Exposure to Maternal Smoking and Childhood Behavioural Problems: A Quasi-experimental Approach
This retrospective cross-sectional paper examines the relationship between maternal smoking during pregnancy and children’s behavioural problems at 9 years of age independent of a wide range of possible confounders.
Nov 1, 2012 Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology
added Nov 15, 2012 22:05
New research shows that children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy were up to 78pc times more likely to be classed as having a behavioural problem by their teacher than children of mothers who did not smoke. Dr Cathal McCrory of Trinity College cond
Nov 15, 2012 Irish Independent (ie)
added Nov 15, 2012 18:59
The number of women who smoke during pregnancy has fallen in Ireland in recent years, however for those who continue the habit while pregnant, new research has shown potentially serious consequences for their children.
Nov 13, 2012 IrishHealth.com (ie)
added Nov 13, 2012 10:00