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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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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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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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Fontem Ventures Comments On First Annual National Healthy Homes Month -Company Highlights the Role of Electronic Vapor Products in Eliminating Secondhand Smoke-

"When a smoker transitions from cigarettes to EVPs, they also help families and others in their home avoid the secondhand byproducts produced by cigarettes that burn tobacco," Michelsen continued. "This advances HUD's goal of promoting healthy homes." T
PR Newswire
added Jun 21, 2016 16:45
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Parents who lose a baby to SIDS want more information

Several SIDS parents understood the modifiable risk factors for SIDS, like co-sleeping with an infant in bed or parental smoking, even when these risks had been involved in their own child’s death. Some pediatricians told Garstang they feared that discu
Reuters
added Jun 1, 2016 17:58
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PREVENTING DISEASE THROUGH HEALTHY ENVIRONMENTS A global assessment of the burden of disease from environmental risks (PDF)

World Health Organization (WHO)
added Mar 15, 2016 20:35
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[UK] Feed your baby tripe - and don't smoke over the cot: As Britain's first baby magazine turns 60, its hilarious (and often terrifying) advice from a bygone era

Indeed, an article from 1964 seemed to think mothers would be positively virtuous if they took up the following rule: ‘A good resolution would be not to smoke when nursing (breastfeeding) baby or tucking him up in his pram or cot.’
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 26, 2016 16:12
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Cigarette Tax Increase and Infant Mortality

Increases in cigarette taxes and prices are associated with decreases in infant mortality rates, with stronger impact for African American infants. Federal and state policymakers may consider increases in cigarette taxes as a primary prevention strategy f
Pediatrics
added Jan 11, 2016 15:30
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Cigarette Tax Increase and Infant Mortality

Increases in cigarette taxes and prices are associated with decreases in infant mortality rates, with stronger impact for African American infants. Federal and state policymakers may consider increases in cigarette taxes as a primary prevention strategy f
Pediatrics
added Jan 11, 2016 15:30
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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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