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[Australia] DAVIES: Pregnant women who smoke are easy targets for the morality police

''This judgment of Chrissie Swan is ridiculous! Stop policing women's bodies and shaming them over every damn thing. Run your own body!'' tweeted @jevoislafemme.
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Feb 6, 2013 20:39
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AUDIO: Female Smokers Face Greater Risk Than Previously Thought : Shots - Health News

"The group of women that started smoking seriously in and around 1960 can be followed up only now — fully five decades later — to understand what are the full consequences of smoking among women," Jha tells Shots.
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Jan 25, 2013 13:18
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Women Catch Up With Men On Smoking Death Risks

A new study suggests there has been a sharp rise in the number of smoking-related illnesses among the female population.
Radio Free Europe
added Jan 25, 2013 12:25
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[Spain] Impact of a Partial Smoke-Free Legislation on Myocardial Infarction Incidence, Mortality and Case-Fatality in a Population-Based Registry: The REGICOR Study

The 2006 Spanish partial smoke-free legislation was associated with a decrease in population AMI incidence and mortality, particularly in women, in people aged 65–74 years, and in passive smokers. These results clarify the association between AMI mortali
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jan 24, 2013 11:38
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Implementation of smoke-free legislation reduces the number of acute myocardial infarctions by 11 percent

have carried out a study to assess the impact of the partial smoke-free legislation passed in 2006 on the incidence of acute myocardial infarction in the province of Girona and observed it has dropped 11%. This decrease has been noticed especially among w
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jan 24, 2013 11:36
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[Pakistan] APWA, Pfizer organise anti-smoking play

All Pakistan Women Association (APWA) in collaboration with Pfizer organised a theater play entitled ‘Zehreela Dhuwan’ with Sheema Kirmani, featuring smoking prevention and cessation in women here at APWA Auditorium on Saturday evening.
Daily Times (pk)
added Jan 13, 2013 23:47
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Reynolds' strategies to reduce youth smoking featured at conference

Initiatives by Reynolds American Inc. and its operating companies to reduce youth tobacco use and access were featured at the recent annual conference of the National Foundation For Women Legislators.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 20, 2012 00:16
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Smoking Doubles Women’s Sudden Death Risk

Smoking cigarettes may more than double a woman’s risk of sudden cardiac death. But quitting can reduce that risk significantly over time, according to a new study.
WebMD
added Dec 11, 2012 18:12
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Lung Cancer And African Americans: Know The Facts

Fortunately, there is also some good news: because of changes in smoking patterns, the rate of lung cancer has been declining among African American men since the mid-1980s and has been stable among African American women since 1990.
PR Newswire
added Dec 4, 2012 07:14
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'Smoke Baby' Sends Powerful Anti-Smoking Message

Burlington, Vermont-based Kelliher Samets Volk has developed a simple and powerful anti-smoking message for the Vermont Department of Public Health. Called Smoke Baby, the work is just that; an image of a baby in utero created from smoke.
adrants
added Nov 26, 2012 16:29
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