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[Canada] Exercise may help pregnant women quit smoking

a brisk walk can temporarily stave off tobacco cravings, says a Canadian study. Previous research has shown that exercise can interrupt nicotine cravings for both men and women. Whether the same was true for expecting mothers was unclear because pregnant
added Nov 23, 2013 14:27

[UK] ‘Every draw harms baby’ – Pregnant Hartlepool smokers are double national average

Official figures show just under a quarter of expectant mums in Hartlepool continue to smoke – almost twice the average in England. Local health chiefs say every puff the mother takes harms their baby by putting its tiny heart under increased strain. H
Hartlepool Mail (uk)
added Nov 2, 2013 14:39

[Asia, China] The dedicated smoker

Inhaling a deep breath of smoke and holding it in before slowly exhaling, she carefully evaluates the taste, flavor and irritant effects of each cigarette she smokes. After three long, hard draws, the cigarette is nearly done. She then sparks another unt
Global Times (cn)
added Oct 11, 2013 12:03

[UK] One in five adults a cigarette smoker

The ONS said today one in five adults (aged 16+) in Great Britain were cigarette smokers in 2012. The rate of smoking in Great Britain has remained largely unchanged over the last five years.
Stock Market Wire (uk)
added Sep 26, 2013 05:42

[Australia] Perinatal outcomes following maternal asthma and cigarette smoking during pregnancy

Maternal asthma and cigarette smoking during pregnancy are both independently associated with adverse perinatal outcomes and, combined, compound the risk of preterm birth and urinary tract infections.
European Respiratory Journal
added Sep 9, 2013 14:49

[UK] Sexual orientation identity in relation to smoking history and alcohol use at age 18/19: cross-sectional associations from the Longitudinal Study of Young People in England (LSYPE) [FREE FULL TEXT]

In a sample of more than 7600 young people aged 18/19 years in England, lesbian/gay identity is associated with cigarette smoking, drinking alcohol frequency and RSOD. Bisexual identity is associated with smoking but not RSOD or frequent alcohol drinking
BMJ Open (uk)
added Aug 29, 2013 12:50

[UK] Anchor Jean Enerson celebrating 45TH YEAR in TV news reflects on how her job has changed

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 20, 2013 17:01

Cigarette Taxes Deter Heavy Drinking, Study Suggests

"Results suggest that increases in cigarette taxes were associated with reductions in alcohol consumption over time among male smokers," corresponding author Sherry McKee, an associate professor of psychiatry at Yale University School of Medicine, said i
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 11, 2013 14:04

Weight Gain May Limit Effects of Smoking Cessation

Postmenopausal women who gained weight after they stopped smoking lost some of smoking cessation's protection against heart disease, particularly if they were diabetic. Note that weight gain attenuated, but did not negate, the cardiac benefits o
MedPage Today
added Jul 4, 2013 23:58

[UK] Forget cancer: Fear of wrinkles and impotence are what REALLY stop people smoking

* Graphic images of disease on cigarette packets are not always as effective as those highlighting how cigarettes can make you less attractive * Experts hope findings will create more efficient anti-smoking packaging
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 27, 2013 01:00
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