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Grandma’s curse / Some of the effects of smoking may be passed from grandmother to grandchild

Which crucial genes these histones surround remains obscure. Nor have the team yet found out whether the epigenetic effect they have discovered reaches further than grand-offspring. If it does, though, it suggests that epigenetics really might act like
The Economist
added Nov 1, 2012 19:02

[Netherlands] Fetal Smoke Exposure and Risks of Wheezing During Early Childhood

Question: Among children whose parents smoked during pregnancy, does the duration and timing of parental smoking affect the risks of wheezing in early childhood?
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Nov 1, 2012 18:36

Cigarette smoke adversely affects the developing human airway

Research presented at the ANESTHESIOLOGY™ 2012 annual meeting revealed cigarette smoke adversely affects the developing human airway, especially in prematurity. Fetuses and premature babies exposed to cigarette smoke are at greater risk for developing ch
added Oct 16, 2012 16:16

Childhood asthma induced by maternal smoking may pass on to many generations

Virender Rehan, M.D., principal investigator at The Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center (LA BioMed), focuses on understanding the detrimental effects of maternal smoking, not only on the exposed offspring but also on th
ANI (in)
added Oct 16, 2012 16:15

[UK] Factors Associated With Smoking Relapse in the Postpartum Period: An Analysis of the Child Health Surveillance System Data in Southeast England

Factors associated with early postpartum smoking relapse identified in this study, particularly breast feeding, high parity, and concurrent smoking by partner/other household member(s), may contribute to the development of effective and targeted intervent
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 12, 2012 10:04

Warning to Pregnant Women: Secondhand Smoke Harms You and Your Baby

New study: Tobacco smoke affects newborns' brain development
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Oct 10, 2012 13:21

[Nepal] 'Act tough on use of tobacco'

Resource Centre for Primary Health Care (RECPHEC) has issued the Kathmandu declaration drawing the attention of the government to ensure health rights and the effective implementation of anti-tobacco act. Issuing a statement, the Centre has asked the gove
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Oct 6, 2012 06:02
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Wiz Khalifa Smokes Away From Pregnant Girlfriend

the rapper has revealed he has banned cigarettes from their home and only sparks up outside so that Rose doesn't have to endure the smell of smoke. He tells, "I smoke outside instead of inside. Everything is all about smells, man. If the smell ir (uk)
added Oct 4, 2012 08:42
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[UK] Tori the smoking orangutan gives birth - and has finally kicked the habit ...

Zoo director Lilik Kristanto said Tori smoked throughout her pregnancy, but it does not appear to have affected her baby. 'We're very happy,' he said. 'The baby is healthy and Tori is a good mother.'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 28, 2012 21:06

Moffitt Cancer Center Researchers Say Smoking Relapse Prevention a Healthy Step for New Mothers, Babies

Researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center, concerned that women who quit smoking during their pregnancies often resume smoking after they deliver their baby, tested self-help interventions designed to prevent postpartum smoking relapse.
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
added Sep 28, 2012 11:24
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