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ARCHIVE: The Mind of a Disease: THE EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES

Mukherjee is good on the propaganda campaign waged by the tobacco companies, “the proverbial combination of smoke and mirrors.” As one internal industry report noted in 1969, “Doubt is our product, since it is the best means of competing with the ‘body of
New York Times
added Mar 30, 2015 19:52
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[New Zealand] Smoking among Maori girls stubbornly high

A new survey by Action on Smoking and Health shows smoking among 14 and 15 year olds is at its lowest level in 15 years. Just three percent are still smoking. But ASH director Stephanie Erick said Maori girls at that age are 4 times more likely to smok
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Mar 28, 2015 12:33
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[Asia, India] Business of Cinema Bollywood Actresses Who Smoke In Real Life

Businessofcinema.com (in)
added Mar 28, 2015 07:20
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PERRY: Are 'grimacing' babies in ultrasound images really reacting to mom's smoking?

There’s no way of knowing from the photos — or from the study — what those unborn babies (photographed between weeks 24 and 36 of pregnancy) are feeling, as experts for the United Kingdom’s National Health Service (NHS) explain on the organization’s “Behi
MinnPost.com
added Mar 28, 2015 07:12
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E-Cigarettes May Pose a Risk in Pregnancy and to Children

Nicotine exposure from e-cigarettes may damage the developing brains of infants in the womb, as well as the brains of children and adolescents, suggests a new review of nicotine's effects. Animal experiments have shown that exposure to nicotine can harm
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 27, 2015 12:13
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[Armenia] Azerbaijani MP: Drug addiction has become Azerbaijani families’ main disaster

concerned about the issue of the significant number of smoking people in Azerbaijan stressing that official statistics of smoking is not made public. “...‘cigarette mafia’ is preventing the adoption of the law in the Parliament about the ban to smoke in
Panorama.am (am)
added Mar 27, 2015 06:11
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Fetal Faces Seem to React to Mom's Smoking

In study, 4-D scans show more mouth movement, facial touching in presence of nicotine
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 25, 2015 17:01
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Ultrasound observations of subtle movements: a pilot study comparing fetuses of smoking and non-smoking mothers

Rates of fetal mouth-movement and facial self-touch differ significantly between smokers and non-smokers. A larger study is needed to confirm these results and to investigate specific effects, including the interaction of maternal stress and smoking. Add
Acta Paediatrica 
added Mar 25, 2015 13:00
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[UK] Behind the Headlines: '4D' ultrasound shows effects of smoking on unborn babies

While smoking is certainly known to be harmful in pregnancy, the researchers may be reading too much into these images by claiming they show "grimaces" or expressions of pain in response to smoking.
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Mar 25, 2015 12:58
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[Australia] Study: Smoking while pregnant can cause early puberty, long-term health effects in girls

A study recently published in Human Reproduction and conducted by a team of Australian researchers found that girls whose mothers smoked while they were pregnant started puberty at an earlier age. Dr. Vanessa Gomez-Lobo, director of pediatric gynecology
WTOP Radio (Washington, DC)
added Mar 25, 2015 12:40
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