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Pregnancy-Induced Increases in the Nicotine Metabolite Ratio: Examining Changes During Antepartum and Postpartum

Future analyses are needed to interpret the changes in NMR in the context of nicotine pharmacokinetics, as well its impact on changes in smoking behavior and cessation outcomes.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 26, 2018 18:35
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Among Black Women, Smoking Linked with Increased Lupus Risk, Moderate Drinking with Less Risk, Study Reports

Smoking was found to be associated with an increased risk of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) among black women, while moderate alcohol consumption significantly reduces the chances of developing the disease, a study reports. These findings are consis
Lupus News Today
added Aug 24, 2018 12:48
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Relationship of cigarette smoking and alcohol consumption to incidence of systemic lupus erythematosus in the Black Women's Health Study

Conclusion Findings from this first large study among Black women are consistent with previous findings in other populations of increased risk of SLE associated with cigarette smoking and decreased risk with moderate alcohol consumption.
Arthritis Care & Research
added Aug 24, 2018 12:39
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[Canada] Four in 10 women with asthma may develop COPD

Over 40 percent of women with asthma go on to develop more severe lung disease... The study was limited by a lack of information about when the participants had first developed asthma, as well as a lack of data on their exposure to second-hand smoke, the
Reuters
added Aug 23, 2018 00:09
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sex sells: a look at the tobacco industry’s use of sexual themes to sell products

The implications in the Greys cigarettes ad — and many others like it, including the selection of examples shown below that range from the 1970s to 2016 — are at odds with the actual health effects of tobacco use. Research has shown that smoking can caus
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 22, 2018 20:06
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Tobacco policy reform and population-wide antismoking activities in Australia: the impact on smoking during pregnancy [FREE FULL TEXT]

The declining prevalence of smoking during pregnancy between 2003 and 2011, while encouraging, does not appear to be directly related to general population antismoking activities or a pregnancy-specific campaign undertaken in this period.
Tobacco Control
added Aug 21, 2018 12:30
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[France] Secondhand Smoke Exposure as Kids Tied to Women's Arthritis

omen who were regularly exposed to secondhand smoke as children might be at slightly increased risk of rheumatoid arthritis, a new study hints. Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease in which the immune system mistakenly attacks the lining of the
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 15, 2018 17:07
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[France] Passive smoking in childhood increases the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis [FREE FULL TEXT]

active smoking is associated with an increased risk of RA. It suggests for the first time that passive exposure to tobacco during childhood might also increase the risk of RA in future light smokers and probably non-smokers. Our results highlight the imp
Rheumatology
added Aug 15, 2018 16:06
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[UK] Use of electronic cigarettes in pregnancy / A guide for midwives and other healthcare professionals (PDF)

This short briefing has been produced by the Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group1 and is intended to provide a summary of the evidence on electronic cigarettes, with suggested responses to some frequently asked questions about their use during pregn
Smokefree Action (uk)
added Aug 15, 2018 15:29
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[France] Early Exposure to Passive Smoke May Up Risk for RA Later in Life

In a large prospective cohort study involving women followed for up to 3 decades, active smoking, light smoking, and passive exposure to tobacco smoking in childhood were all associated with an increased arthritis risk, reported Marie-Christine Boutron-R
MedPage Today
added Aug 15, 2018 14:58
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