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[UK] Statistics on Women’s Smoking Status at Time of Delivery, England - Quarter 4, 2016-17

• 10.5 per cent of pregnant women were known to be smokers at the time of delivery. This compares to 10.6 per cent for the previous year (2015/16), and is down from 15.1 per cent in 2006/07. • This is the second consecutive year that the prop
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 20:58
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[UK] Media advisory: Fall in smoking rates great news but hundreds of children still start smoking every day

On 1 July 2007 it will be the 10th anniversary of the implementation of smokefree legislation in England – a worthy date for publication of the next Tobacco Control Plan, with a commitment to delivering a smokefree future for our children.”
ASH London (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 20:15
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[UK] Pregnant women smoking rates 'concern' in England

The reduction in smoking rates among pregnant women in England has slowed down in the past year, prompting concern from health charities. NHS figures show 10.5% of women currently smoke at the time of delivery - a drop of only 0.1% on last year. Over th
BBC Online
added Jun 15, 2017 15:11
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[UK] Sharp drop in people getting help to give up smoking

THE number of people quitting smoking with the help of public health workers in York has plummeted in the last year. In spring last year the amount of free help available for people who want to stop smoking was cut drastically for all but a few people,
York Press (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:11
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[Asia, India] 81 lakh lesser tobacco consumers since 2010

India has 81 lakh lesser tobacco users today than it had in 2010 with the overall prevalence of tobacco use falling significantly by six percentage points in the past seven years. Relative reduction measured by the fall in the number of people consuming
Chandigarh Tribune (in)
added Jun 12, 2017 14:02
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Kylie Jenner Was Just Photographed With a Cigarette and Fans Are Not Happy

Kylie Jenner's sister Kendall posted a photo of Kylie holding a cigarette. The image immediately led to backlash over the fact that Kylie may be sending the wrong message to her young followers about a habit that has a series of serious health consequence
Allure Magazine
added Jun 8, 2017 20:15
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Just 10 Cigarettes During Pregnancy Can Harm Kids

Babies born to women who smoked as few as 10 cigarettes are more apt to have thinking and learning problems later, a new study suggests. Studies have long shown that babies born to smokers are likely to be premature, small and have behavior problems earl
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 7, 2017 02:06
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young adult cigar smoking trends underscore the need for flavor regulations

Truth Initiative® researchers surveyed more than 26,000 people between the ages of 18 and 35...traditional cigar use was most common among male and Hispanic respondents. Conversely, those who preferred little cigars and cigarillos were more likely to be y
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 5, 2017 20:36
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Smoking ten cigarettes a day during pregnancy causes behavioural problems in a child well into their teenage years, study shows

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 5, 2017 16:33
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Intrauterine exposure to tobacco and executive functioning in high school

IUTE is associated with offspring’s less optimal EF. Prenatal counseling should emphasize abstinence from tobacco, as well as alcohol and illegal substances.
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Jun 5, 2017 14:24
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