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[Asia, India] Campaign to highlight health effects of secondhand smoke on children

World Lung Foundation (WLF) has congratulated the Maharashtra government on a new mass media campaign, which warns people about the hazardous effects of secondhand smoke (SHS) on children.... 'Tobacco Is Eating Your Baby Alive' uses graphic imagery to hig
Times of India
added Dec 11, 2015 19:07
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SIDS Risk Depends on More Than 'Sleeping Environment'

Some of the critical trends, according to Goldstein, have been the substantial declines in smoking and teen pregnancy. On top of that, he said, there have been major advances in medical care
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 2, 2015 18:14
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[Europe] Higher Cigarette Taxes May Mean Fewer Infant Deaths

A new European study finds that when the price of cigarettes rises, infant deaths decline. The finding didn't surprise one U.S. expert in child health, because when fewer mothers can afford to smoke any longer -- or take up the habit -- their kids' healt
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 18, 2017 23:32
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Smoke + hot temperatures = increased SIDS risk

A new study finds that prenatal cigarette smoke exposure in rats affected breathing responses and immune function of their offspring. Breathing and immune response are made worse by high environmental temperature. The paper is published in the American Jo
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Nov 18, 2016 00:44
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[UK-Scotland] FAMILY TRAGEDY What is sudden infant death syndrome, how common is cot death and what are the causes? Here’s all you need to know

Do not smoke during your pregnancy or let anyone smoke in the same room as you while pregnant, or the baby after birth...Do not share a bed with your baby if you or your partner smoke or take drugs, or if you have been drinking alcohol.
Scottish Sun (uk)
added Mar 28, 2017 12:15
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Docs: Infants Should Share Parents' Room to Help Prevent SIDS

isk factors for SIDS, such as smoking and excess bedding. "I would rather have the parents put the baby in a separate room if they're smokers than room share," he said.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 24, 2016 22:16
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[UK-Wales] Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy - A Collaborative Thematic Review 2010-2012 (PDF)

Health boards, Public Health Wales and Welsh Government should strengthen their efforts to reduce smoking, especially in young women and parents during pregnancy and in the first year after child birth.
NHS Wales (uk)
added Jan 20, 2015 12:18
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[UK] 250 children each year in town treated for passive smoking

Hartlepool Mail (uk)
added May 8, 2012 12:23
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[Texas] Australian study finds smoking leads to increase in sudden infant death syndrome

KDFW FOX 4 (Dallas, TX)
added Apr 29, 2012 15:31
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Interactive Effects of Maternal Cigarette Smoke, Heat Stress, Hypoxia and Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) on Neonatal Cardiorespiratory and Cytokine Responses

while most environmental risk factors increase the burden on the cardiorespiratory system in early life, hyperthermia and infection blunt the normal HR response to hypoxia, and gestational CS independently destabilizes breathing by increasing apneas
American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology
added Nov 18, 2016 00:46
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