Headlines Tagged with SIDS — 241 headlines found
Nicotine exposure during pregnancy, whether from smoking cigarettes, or nicotine patches and e-cigarettes, increases risk of sudden infant death syndrome—sometimes known as "cot death—according to new research published in the Journal of Physiology. Sud
Jul 18, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jul 19, 2018 14:22
The danger of even low levels of drinking and smoking by a pregnant woman have been researched in an extensive new study conducted in South Africa and America. Alarmingly‚ the researchers said‚ many mothers-to-be are smoking and boozing. Between 2007 a
Jul 6, 2018 Safrica24 (za)
added Jul 9, 2018 13:55
Researchers at Stellenbosch University (SU) were involved in a large new study that showed that the combined effect of drinking and smoking in pregnancy compounds the risk for stillbirth and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Between 2007 and 2015, thi
Jul 6, 2018 Stellenbosch University (za)
added Jul 9, 2018 13:51
Women who drank alcohol and smoked during pregnancy had an almost three times higher risk of stillbirth compared with women who completely abstained from these behaviours. Experts at Stellenbosch University (SU) involved in a new international study foun
Jul 8, 2018 MFA NEWS
added Jul 9, 2018 13:48
The data is reckoned by the Vietnam Tobacco Control Fund under the Ministry of Health. According to the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS), conducted by the ministry and the General Statistics Office in 2015, 53.5
May 31, 2018 Viet Nam News (vn)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:41
Death rate of under fives in UK is among the worst in Europe with British youngsters twice as likely to die as those living in Sweden
British mums-to-be are also more likely to be overweight or smoke during pregnancy.
May 3, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 4, 2018 21:27
Our review confirms a dose-response effect of maternal smoking in pregnancy on risk of stillbirth. To minimise the risk of stillbirth, reducing current smoking prevalence in pregnancy should continue to be a key public health high priority.
Mar 13, 2015 BioMed Central (uk)
added May 4, 2018 21:25
[UK] Recommending e-cigarettes to help smokers quit is irresponsible 'because they ENCOURAGE smoking and are linked to bronchitis and stillbirths'
Professor Kenneth Johnson, from the School of Epidemiology and Public Health at University of Ottawa, said the devices can have the opposite effect. The gadgets have been subject to huge controversy recently, due to worrying links between heart and lun
Apr 26, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 26, 2018 16:30
"All five of the states with the highest and increasing [SIDS] rates also have some of the highest rates of smoking, whereas only one of the nine states with the biggest fall in [SIDS] rates had as high a rate of tobacco use," she said.
Feb 12, 2018 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 12, 2018 20:34
Female smokers usually show less interest in breastfeeding as they believe that formula food is a safer alternative. Infants born to women smokers have shown to be prone to lung infections, SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome), and asthma.
Jan 25, 2018 News-Medical.net
added Jan 25, 2018 23:10