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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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[Ireland] Smoking in pregnancy a risk to child's behaviour

IRISH children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy have a higher risk of behavioural problems by the time they reach the age of nine. New research shows that children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy were up to 78pc times more likely to be classe
Irish Independent (ie)
added Nov 13, 2012 04:25
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How smoking affects motherhood

Times of India
added Nov 8, 2012 13:17
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Evidence Grows of How Smoking Harms Reproductive, Child Health

Increasingly, we are learning of the many ways that smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke harm reproductive and child health. Both smoking and secondhand smoke have been found to cause low-birth-weight and sudden infant death syndrome. Smoking also ca
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 7, 2012 13:28
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[China] Most Chinese women exposed to second-hand smoke

Nearly two-thirds of women of reproductive age in China are exposed to second-hand tobacco smoke at home and over half are exposed in the workplace, which raises the risk of complications in pregnancy, including stillbirths and infant death. The findings
China Daily (cn)
added Nov 6, 2012 10:11
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[Sweden, USA] Can't Pin Kid's Substance Abuse on Mom's Smoking

* This study found that at the population level, maternal smoking predicted substance use/problems in offspring, but when mothers changed their smoking habits during different pregnancies, there was no change in their children's risk. * The study sugges
MedPage Today
added Nov 6, 2012 09:28
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[Australia] Smoking push to quit for the baby

PREGNANT women and indigenous Australians are being targeted in a new anti-smoking campaign that comes a month before all cigarettes have to be sold in plain packaging.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Nov 4, 2012 12:17
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[Australia] Government anti-smoking campaign to focus on pregnant women

PREGNANT women and indigenous Australians are being targeted in a new anti-smoking campaign. The latest statistics suggest one in seven Australian women smoke during pregnancy and pregnant teens are most at risk - in 2009, 37 per cent were reported to b
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Nov 4, 2012 01:15
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[Australia] Anti-smoking ads target Indigenous pregnant women

The Federal Government has commissioned a new advertising campaign it hopes can reduce rates of smoking among pregnant Indigenous women. Around one in every seven pregnant women smoke but that figure rises to half for pregnant Indigenous women.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Nov 4, 2012 01:14
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Smoking During Pregnancy Tied to Extra Weight in Kids

But breast-feeding and late weaning may cut some of the child's risk, researchers say
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 2, 2012 15:41
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