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STUB IT OUT This is how second-hand smoke ‘affects your baby even BEFORE you get pregnant’

Researchers at Duke University in North Carolina designed experiments in rats to mimic the second-hand smoke exposures that people encounter and monitored the impact it had during pregnancy.
Irish Sun (ie)
added Jan 7, 2017 01:14
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Secondhand Marijuana Smoke and Your Children

While parents may believe using pot is safer and more natural than smoking tobacco, experts say secondhand smoke from pot might be just as hazardous for children's developing bodies and minds.
U.S. News & World Report
added Jan 6, 2017 19:36
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Animal study shows harmful effects of secondhand smoke even before pregnancy

Exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke—even before conception—appears to have a lingering impact that can later impair the brain development of a fetus, researchers at Duke Health report. Using rats in experiments carefully designed to mimic the second-h
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jan 6, 2017 17:31
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Wake and bake: Marijuana legalization group will hand out free joints in Washington on inauguration morning

Activists want smokers to engage in 'civil disobedience' by sparking their joints four minutes and 20 seconds into President-elect Donald Trump's speech ... In Washington, smokers are allowed to possess, grow and give away weed, though it can't be smoked
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 6, 2017 00:43
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How second-hand smoke will affect your baby BEFORE you get pregnant

Decades of evidence have shown pregnant women who smoke or inhale second-hand smoke are more likely to deliver children with brain impairment that affects learning and behavior. But new research by Duke University has shown this risk was identical in la
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 6, 2017 00:25
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Animal study shows harmful effects of secondhand smoke even before pregnancy

Duke Health report. Using rats in experiments carefully designed to mimic the second-hand smoke exposures that humans encounter, the researchers found that the chemical components of tobacco smoke affect fetal brain development throughout pregnancy. The
ScienceBlog
added Jan 5, 2017 21:05
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[Pennsylvania] Poor Asthma Sufferers Often Stuck in Homes That Worsen Their Disease

According to their reports, people were commonly renting one room in a crowded house -- often one that was infested with pests, or plagued by leaks and mold. In many cases, asthma patients either smoked or lived with smokers.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 5, 2017 21:03
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Secondhand Smoke Exposure and Low Blood Lead Levels in Association With Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Its Symptom Domain in Children: A Community-Based Case–Control Study [FREE FULL TEXT]

Combined exposure to lead and SHS synergistically increased the risk for both these ADHD symptom domains. To protect children from environmental risk factors related to ADHD, it is necessary to further reduce children’s exposure to SHS and lead, even in
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 31, 2016 16:37
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Another reason not to smoke while pregnant

Women who smoke during pregnancy may be more likely to have children with kidney damage than mothers who steer clear of cigarettes, a study suggests. Smoking during pregnancy has long been linked to preterm and underweight babies and a wide range of birt
Reuters
added Dec 30, 2016 05:51
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CEI v DOT: RESPONDENT FINAL BRIEF, Dec 28, 2016

four new studies “expanded on and confirmed“ the possibility that e-cigarettes contain respiratory irritants...The final rule is a rational exercise of the Department‘s authority to ensure “safe and adequate“ service by protecting passengers from secondha
Tobacco On Trial
added Dec 28, 2016 22:31
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