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[Australia] Study warns of potential dangers of e-cigarette use during pregnancy

A new study from the University of Technology in Australia has linked vaping to an increased risk of asthma in children. Researchers are due to present the findings at the European Respiratory Society International Congress tomorrow.
Newstalk 106-108 FM (ie)
added Sep 14, 2017 13:52

[UK] Vaping in pregnancy increases a child's risk of asthma even if the e-cigarettes are nicotine free

'Our study demonstrates that maternal vaping is associated with impaired lung function and an increased risk of asthma in offspring.' Asthma affects around 5.4million people in the UK. It has no cure and can cause deadly attacks if poorly controlled.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 12, 2017 04:28

[Ireland] Rise in number of pregnant women smoking heavily

The risk of babies being born earlier or at a lower birth weight has not fallen in one of the country's main maternity hospitals because so many pregnant women are continuing to smoke heavily, a new study reveals. The risk of babies being born earlier or
Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 12, 2017 11:13

Sex differences in subjective responses to moderate versus very low nicotine content cigarettes

Relative to men, women’s subjective responses to acute smoking are less sensitive to differences in cigarette nicotine content. To our knowledge, this is the first comparison of sex differences in response to very carefully controlled doses of smoked nic
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 12, 2017 11:02

Can You Use E-Cigarettes During Pregnancy? Experts Weigh In

At this time, there is no reason to think that e-cigarettes do not also carry these risks." While there isn't a body of research on e-cigarette use during pregnancy, using them any time is still associated with respiratory disease, Richardson notes. In a
added Sep 7, 2017 21:22

Why Smoking Rates in the Military Are So High

Big Tobacco deliberately targeted young servicemen and women...Truth Initiative Chief Operating Officer Dave Dobbins. "Then we figured out that they gave away samples in the past to the military, used military people in ads, held special events on bases.
How Stuff Works
added Sep 6, 2017 15:31

How Top U.S. Law Firms Get Away With Paying Women Less

In January 2014, the law firm Chadbourne & Parke hired Kerrie Campbell ...At various times it represented Winston Churchill, Howard Hughes, Brown & Williamson tobacco
Bloomberg News
added Sep 5, 2017 22:21

[Korea - South] Flavored cigarettes attract new smokers: study

The result indicated about 65 percent of the subjects used flavored cigarettes, and especially, the rate of young people and women were very high. Among the research subjects, 73.1 percent of female smokers tended to smoke flavored cigarettes compared to
Korea Biomedical Review(KBR) (kr)
added Sep 6, 2017 03:27

[UK] People living in deprived areas twice as likely to die from avoidable deaths, statistics show

Figures collated by the Office of National Statistics (ONS)...The statistics showed they were five times more likely to occur among males and and eight times more likely among females in the most deprived populations. Smoking the most likely contributory
The Independent (uk)
added Aug 31, 2017 15:17

Health crisis in Appalachia: Experts call for action as report reveals death and disease rates are higher than the rest of the US in all categories

the study found one of the biggest culprits was likely the prevalence of smoking and the region's tendency to be 'more accepting of tobacco use as a social norm.' Nearly 20 percent of women in the region also reported smoking during pregnancy, compared
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 24, 2017 19:03
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