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[Kentucky] UofL researchers to explore the lifetime effects of cigarette smoke and genetics on infertility

In an effort to understand how specific genetic factors coupled with lifetime exposure to cigarette smoking and secondhand smoke may influence a woman’s ability to conceive, University of Louisville researchers have been awarded a three-year, $440,000 gra
The Lane Report
added Aug 17, 2016 14:07
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Researchers explore the lifetime effects of cigarette smoke and genetics on infertility

researchers have been awarded a three-year, $440,000 grant from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development... "We think that if a woman carries the slow form of the NAT2 gene, cigarette toxins will be metabolized and
EurekAlert
added Aug 16, 2016 13:35
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He Likes Trump. She Doesn’t. Can This Marriage Be Saved?

Maria Avgitidis, who runs the Manhattan matchmaking service Agape Match. .... When she asks her clients to give her a list of their “deal-breakers,” she said, the first is smoking. The second, for the moment, is supporting Mr. Trump.
New York Times
added Aug 13, 2016 19:37
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Transitions in Smokers’ Social Networks After Quit Attempts: A Latent Transition Analysis

Abstinence, however, predicted transitions to larger social networks comprising less smoking exposure. These results support treatments that aim to reduce exposure to smoking cues and smokers, including partners who smoke.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 9, 2016 20:58
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Quitting smoking may actually widen social network

“Our data suggest they will have fewer smokers in their network but they don’t end up with fewer friends.” Smoking is less common now than it’s been for many years, so if you’re in the market for friends, the nonsmoking community is much bigger, she not
Reuters
added Aug 9, 2016 20:57
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[Georgia] Up in smoke / Clarkston business owner voices concerns over tightened tobacco rules

An owner of an adult entertainment strip club voiced concerns on a smoke-free Clarkston July 26 during a public safety committee meeting. Bill Gamble, owner of Strokers Entertainment Club, said a proposed ordinance banning smoking indoors could cause th
DeKalb County (GA) Champion
added Aug 8, 2016 22:04
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Later Start, Finish to Menstruation May Extend Women's Lives

The study also found that two unhealthy factors -- smoking and diabetes -- were less likely in women whose periods began later and ended later. "Factors such as smoking can damage the cardiovascular system and ovaries, which can result in earlier menopa
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 27, 2016 21:06
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Quitting smoking during the second half of the menstrual cycle may help women kick the habit

studied a group of women who wanted to quit smoking. They used a special type of MRI, called functional MRI (fMRI) to follow the activity in the parts of the brain that help control addictive behavior and tracked this activity throughout the course of the
Harvard Health Publications
added Jul 25, 2016 15:20
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Early life events predict adult testicular function; data derived from the Western Australian (Raine) birth cohort.

Conclusions: Exposures to maternal smoking and higher cord blood estrogens at delivery were associated with a reduced sperm output in adulthood. Optimal adult testicular function depends on being born at or above average weight, and maintaining optimal g
Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
added Jul 16, 2016 01:47
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[Australia] Smoking during pregnancy may hurt your chances for grandkids

run the risk of having boys with low sperm production in adulthood, an Australian study suggests. “It is harder for men with low sperm counts to conceive children, or it may take a longer time to make the partner pregnant,” said Dr. Christine Wohlfahrt-V
Reuters
added Jul 16, 2016 01:45
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