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Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Poor Reading Skills in Kids: Study

Mothers with pack-a-day habits may have children who lag behind classmates
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 30, 2012 17:37
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'Smoke Baby' Sends Powerful Anti-Smoking Message

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.
adrants
added Nov 26, 2012 16:29
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[UK] Women with mental disorders 'need help to quit smoking in pregnancy'

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
NetDoctor.co.uk (uk)
added Nov 23, 2012 11:31
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Prenatal Exposure to Nicotine and Impaired Reading Performance

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
Journal of Pediatrics
added Nov 21, 2012 12:20
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Smoking in pregnancy tied to lower reading scores

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.
ScienceDaily
added Nov 21, 2012 12:19
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Smoking in pregnancy tied to lower reading scores

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
Reuters
added Nov 18, 2012 19:52
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Smoking in pregnancy tied to lower reading scores

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
Reuters
added Nov 17, 2012 19:10
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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.
Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology
added Nov 15, 2012 22:05
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[Ireland] Smoking in pregnancy a risk to child's behaviour

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
Irish Independent (ie)
added Nov 15, 2012 18:59
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[Ireland] Fewer women smoking during pregnancy

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.
IrishHealth.com (ie)
added Nov 13, 2012 10:00
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