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Smoking moms

researchers from the Brigham and Women's Hospital looked at the effect of maternal smoking on retinoic acid signaling in mice.
WIAT TV-42 CBS ( Birmingham, AL)
added Jun 5, 2012 15:37

Higher taxes, smoke-free policies are reducing smoking in moms-to-be

researchers have found that state tobacco control policies can be effective in curbing smoking during pregnancy, and in preventing a return to smoking within four months on average, after delivery.
Medical Xpress (
added Jun 5, 2012 14:30

Reducing Prenatal Smoking: The Role of State Policies (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

July 2012, Vol. 43, No. 1 Conclusions: States can use multiple tobacco control policies to reduce maternal smoking. Combining higher taxes with smokefree policies particularly can be effective.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Jun 5, 2012 14:25

Cigarette Tax Hikes Curb Smoking in Pregnancy: Study

$1 increase per pack boosts likelihood that moms-to-be will quit long-term
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 5, 2012 13:47

Maternal active smoking and newborn body composition

Volume 88, Issue 3 , Pages 141-145, March 2012
Early Human Development
added Jun 4, 2012 17:35

Maternal smoking and the retinoid pathway in the developing lung

It is feasible that disruption of retinoic acid signaling contributes to the pediatric lung dysfunction caused by maternal smoking.
Respiratory Research
added Jun 4, 2012 14:40

[Kansas] Health leaders concerned about rising rate of pregnant smokers in Douglas County

According to a new 38-page Community Health Assessment report, 13 percent of the live births in Douglas County in 2010, were to women who smoked during pregnancy. That’s up from 2006
WellCommons (Lawrence Joural-World)
added Jun 4, 2012 14:38

[Kansas] More Douglas Co. pregnant women smoking

A new report shows there has been an increase in the number of Douglas County residents who report smoking during their pregnancies.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 4, 2012 14:35

[Spain] 'Women who smoke give birth to lighter babies'

he findings were borne out by research conducted by the University of Zaragoza in Spain on 1,216 newly born babies.
Daily Pioneer (in)
added Jun 3, 2012 23:00
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Vitamin C improves pulmonary function in newborns of pregnant smoking women

added May 31, 2012 08:10
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