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[France] FAST-MI: Young Women at Risk for MI

* Smoking and obesity seem to be the main drivers for more younger people in France, especially women, to have a first STEMI.
MedPage Today
added Aug 27, 2012 17:07
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[India] Roping in non-smokers to thwart use of tobacco

NAGPUR: School children, working women and other groups of non-smokers are being inspired by a city NGO to come up with ways to help smokers give up the addiction to tobacco products. Through awareness programmes at schools and government offices, Sadhana
Times of India
added Aug 20, 2012 02:38
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[Philippines] Pinays smoke 6.9 cigarettes a day: study

Tobacco use is massively entrenched in developing countries, including the Philippines, where one of the biggest worries is the rise of smoking among women, according to a study published on Friday in The Lancet.
ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation (ph)
added Aug 17, 2012 02:45
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[Canada] Website helps pregnant smokers quit

PREGNETS (Prevention of Gestational and Neonatal Exposure to Tobacco Smoke), which is developed by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto, focuses on building a community of support with other women through the use of an online discussion
Canadian Press
added Aug 12, 2012 17:58
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[New Zealand] Henare disputes risks of pregnant women smoking

National MP Tau Henare has disputed the risks of pregnant women smoking and has described smokers as "the new lepers".
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 25, 2012 23:46
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Why smoking is 'BAD' for the Fallopian tube -- and increases the risk of ectopic pregnancy

The finding, from scientists led by Drs Andrew Horne and Colin Duncan at the Medical Research Council (MRC) Centre for Reproductive Health in Edinburgh, UK, was described today at the annual meting of ESHRE (European Society of Human Reproduction and Embr
EurekAlert
added Jul 3, 2012 13:48
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[California] Lung Cancer Death Rates among Young and Middle-aged White Women Climb in Some States

New Analysis Points to Tobacco Control Efforts or Lack Thereof as Likely Cause
American Cancer Society
added Jun 27, 2012 13:17
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[Kenya] YOUNG GIRLS BECOMING REGULAR SMOKERS

Vincent Kimosop from the international institute for legislative affairs says more girls are now smoking than their male peers.
Nairobi Star (ke)
added Jun 23, 2012 15:42
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Partner cigarette smoking and risk of neural tube defects among infants of non-smoking women in northern China

Conclusion Peri-conceptional exposure to partner smoking may increase the risk of NTDs in the offspring of Chinese non-smoking women.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 19, 2012 05:40
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[New Zealand] Maori girls' smoking rates highest

Young Maori girls have the highest daily smoking rates of any ethnicity, according to recent statistics.
Sun Live (nz)
added May 28, 2012 13:56
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