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[Russia] Законопроект № 542949-6 [The bill № 542949-6 On amendments to some legislative acts in order to protect mothers and children from the effects of the consequences of tobacco consumption IS UNDER CONSIDERATION]

Russian State Duma (ru)
added Feb 25, 2015 14:42
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Russian Lawmakers Propose Banning Women Under 40 from Smoking

The draft law, authored by two Duma deputies from the Communist Party, says allowing women of childbearing age to smoke cigarettes poses a national security threat to Russia. “Female smoking,” the legislation’s explanatory note says, “harms the body’s re
Global Voices (nl)
added Feb 25, 2015 14:25
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Russia considering banning women under 40 from smoking in case it harms their babies – even if they don't intend to have children

Shopkeepers empowered to ask for passports as proof of age / Rules would not apply to men with or without children
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 25, 2015 09:55
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American Lung Association's LUNG FORCE Teams up with Academy Award® Nominee Laura Dern and Author Cheryl Strayed to Raise Awareness of Lung Cancer in Women During 87th Annual Academy Awards

Join Team Turquoise on the Red Carpet to Elevate Awareness of the Number One Cancer Killer of Women...LUNG FORCE, which is nationally presented by CVS Health, works to make lung cancer in women a public health priority, drive policy change and increase re
PR Newswire
added Feb 23, 2015 22:10
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[California] Tobacco-smoking moms and dads increase diabetes risk for children exposed in utero

Children exposed to tobacco smoke from their parents while in the womb are predisposed to developing diabetes as adults, according to a study from the University of California, Davis, and the Berkeley nonprofit Public Health Institute. In the study, pu
UC Davis News Service
added Feb 18, 2015 10:16
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The Real Marlboro Man / Darrell Winfield, star of the most successful campaign in tobacco history, sold the spirit of the cowboy to American men—and, surprisingly, women too.

Virginia Slims. But the marketing ploy didn't work the same way on female audiences...thus Philip Morris contracted a series of "lifestyle analysis" studies in 1993 that sought to taxonomize the values of the “new young adult female smoker.”
The Atlantic Monthly
added Feb 17, 2015 16:03
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Smoking During Pregnancy May Raise Diabetes Risk for Daughters: Study

Women whose mothers smoked while pregnant may be two to three times more likely to develop diabetes as adults, new research suggests. The finding is based on the tracking of 1,800 women whose mothers had been participants in an earlier study.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 16, 2015 15:52
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[UK] Healthcare prevention holds the key ($$)

showed that even a number of weeks after they had stopped attending smoking cessation programmes, financial incentives helped substantially reduced smoking, in the process sharply cutting the health risks to their unborn children. Variants on such initia
Financial Times (uk)
added Feb 16, 2015 14:11
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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder symptoms and smoking trajectories: Race and gender differences

ADHD severity and directionality had unique effects on smoking trajectories. Our results also highlight that the risk of ADHD symptoms may differ by race and gender.
Science Direct
added Feb 12, 2015 21:39
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Smoking linked to hearing problems too

Teenagers who smoke, or whose mother smoked in pregnancy, are at higher risk of hearing problems and understanding what is being said, a US study says. In tests on 67 teenagers, Yale University found those exposed to smoke had trouble focusing and interpr
Daily Times (pk)
added Feb 11, 2015 06:22
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