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Vitamin C improves lung function in newborns of pregnant smoking women

New research has potential to alter the fetal origins of respiratory disease by blocking some of the effects of smoking on lung development
added Jun 14, 2012 20:54

Smoking during pregnancy linked to severe asthma in teen years

African-American and Latino children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy are more likely to suffer from acute asthma symptoms in their teens than asthma sufferers whose mothers did not smoke, according to a new study led by a research team at UCSF.
Medical Xpress (
added Jun 14, 2012 20:53

Effect of secondhand smoke on asthma control among black and Latino children

Conclusions Maternal smoking while in utero is associated with poor asthma control in black and Latino subjects assessed at 8-17 years of age.
Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
added Jun 14, 2012 20:51

Pregnant women who smoke may put kids at risk for severe asthma

An intriguing new study suggests African-American and Latino children with asthma whose moms smoke while pregnant are more likely to have severe asthma as teens, even if their moms stop smoking after they are born.
CNN blogs
added Jun 14, 2012 20:40

Mom's Smoking Tied to Dangerous Gut Illness in Preemies

Study found it was strongest risk factor for 'necrotizing enterocolitis' in newborns
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 14, 2012 20:33

[UK] New Cumbrian mums ignoring don't smoke message

New figures show the number of pregnant women in Cumbria still smoking when they have their baby is above the national average.
News & Star (uk)
added Jun 13, 2012 11:19

Maternal Cigarette Smoking and the Development of Necrotizing Enterocolitis

CONCLUSIONS: These data identified maternal cigarette smoking as the only risk factor that is associated with the development of NEC in premature infants. Our data imply that smoking delivers toxins and nicotine to the uterine microenvironment
added Jun 11, 2012 18:50
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In preemies, maternal smoking tied to necrotizing enterocolitis

Maternal smoking has been identified as a risk factor associated with the development of necrotizing enterocolitis in premature infants, according to a study published June 11 in Pediatrics.
Medical Xpress (
added Jun 11, 2012 18:47
4 Views Provides Information for Pregnant Women and Mothers to Smoke in a Safer Way informs the pregnant women and mothers to switch over to the electronic cigarettes to smoke in a safer and tobacco less manner.
added Jun 11, 2012 14:43

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

added Jun 7, 2012 11:57
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