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Nicotine and the Developing Human: A Neglected Element in the Electronic Cigarette Debate [FREE FULL TEXT]

If electronic cigarettes are to play a beneficial role in strategies to end the tobacco epidemic without causing unintended harm, steps to protect the health of millions of pregnant women, infants, children, and adolescents are needed. Because nicotine e
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Mar 24, 2015 13:36
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[UK] High-definition scans suggest effects of smoking may be seen in unborn babies

Francis, of Lancaster University, said: “Technology means we can now see what was previously hidden, revealing how smoking affects the development of the fetus in ways we did not realise. This is yet further evidence of the negative effects of smoking in
Lancaster Universty (uk)
added Mar 25, 2015 12:13
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[UK] 4D ultrasound scans show the harmful effects of smoking during pregnancy on babies

Dr Nadja Reissland has studied moving 4D scan images and recorded thousands of tiny movements in the womb. She monitored 20 mothers attending the James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough, four of whom smoked an average of 14 cigarettes a day.
The [London, UK] Express
added Mar 24, 2015 20:14
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[UK] Know someone who smokes during pregnancy? Show them this

a study of women found that babies of those who smoke actually move their mouths and touch themselves significantly more than those carried by non-smokers. The study only involved 20 mothers, four of whom smoked an average of 14 cigarettes a day, but res
Metro Café (uk)
added Mar 24, 2015 20:13
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[UK] Unborn baby shown grimacing in womb as mother smokes

Unborn babies appear to grimace in the womb when their mother lights up, scientists have shown, demonstrating the harmful effects of smoking during pregnancy. The tiny movements were captured in the faces of the foetuses during using 4D ultrasound scans.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Mar 24, 2015 20:12
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[Asia, UAE: Abu Dhabi] Smoking rates down among Indian men, up among women

The fifth edition of Tobacco Atlas has revealed that smoking rates have marginally gone down among Indian men between 2009-10—as per Global Adult Tobacco Survey figures—and 2013, but there has been an almost proportionate increase in the number of women
Indian Express (in)
added Mar 21, 2015 21:55
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SCHMITZ: Tobacco Industry's $7,000 Per Death Is Concerning & Is Just Another Reason For You To Quit

the tobacco industry makes around $7,000 per smoking-related death every year...reaching Millenium Development Goals and reducing the payouts from the people its product kills each year might be just the thing to bring that catastrophic progress to a halt
bustle
added Mar 21, 2015 21:05
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Angry Russian manicurist files nails of stripper until they bleed, suit claims

Maria Lomovskikh, 20, says she has lost modeling jobs because her hands are disfigured from a Russian manicurist who filed her nails...."I have lost three jobs... I have been told that I will not be able to model lingerie or cigarettes again
New York Daily News
added Mar 20, 2015 13:09
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[Canada] VIDEO: How smoking can increase a man's odds of osteoporosis

Medical expert Dr. Marla Shapiro explains how smoking can increase a man’s odds of osteoporosis and why screening guidelines could change.
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Mar 17, 2015 15:02
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ARCHIVE: Maternal smoking and the risk of still birth: systematic review and meta-analysis

Our review confirms a dose-response effect of maternal smoking in pregnancy on risk of stillbirth. To minimise the risk of stillbirth, reducing current smoking prevalence in pregnancy should continue to be a key public health high priority.
BioMed Central (uk)
added May 4, 2018 21:25
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