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Tobacco-smoking moms and dads increase diabetes risk for children in utero

Children exposed to tobacco smoke from their parents while in the womb are predisposed to developing diabetes as adults
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Feb 10, 2015 22:31
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France Notifies WTO Of New Tobacco Labeling Requirements Aimed At Preventing Pregnant Women From Smoking ($$)

World Trade Online [Inside U.S. Trade]
added Feb 10, 2015 22:24
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Foetal exposure to tobacco smoke raises diabetes risk

The study from the University of California, Davis and the Berkeley nonprofit Public Health Institute found that women whose mothers smoked while pregnant were two to three times as likely to be diabetic as adults.
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Feb 10, 2015 21:55
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[Georgia] Pfizer Grants School of Public Health $850k To Combat Smoking In China

to partner with Chinese health officials to expand tobacco control efforts to major cities in China. The grant will support work with officials to develop policies and programs to protect non-smokers from second-hand smoke, encourage smokers to quit and
Georgia State University School of Public Health
added Feb 10, 2015 18:01
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[Saudi Arabia] LETTER: Smoking problem

This is with reference to the report “65% of secondary schoolgirls smoke” (Feb. 8). It is an alarming trend and needs to be checked at the earliest. According to the report, exposure to western and social media is to be blamed for this trend. It is
Arab News (sa)
added Feb 8, 2015 18:08
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[Saudi Arabia] Saudi- 652 of secondary schoolgirls smoke

The number of smokers among Saudi secondary schoolgirls reached 65 percent while the rate among intermediate schoolgirls stands at 45 percent a recently-published survey said. The survey conducted by the Faculty of Medicine at the Jeddah-based King Abdul
MENAFN.com
added Feb 8, 2015 13:19
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VIDEO: Anti Cigarette Smoking Pregnancy Commercial Ad Spot, Stop tobacco, it kills !

Yahoo!
added Feb 6, 2015 20:33
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[UK] Mums who smoke and breastfeed harm child's health: Chances of obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular raised even after a small exposure to nicotine in first months

Tests on rats fitted with nicotine implants provide stark warning for mums Nicotine exposure in first months affected cell and hormonal development Sensitivity of hormone which controls appetite lower in these infants
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 6, 2015 16:52
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Lung Cancer No. 1 Cancer Killer of Women in Wealthy Nations

reflecting changing smoking patterns among females worldwide, a new report shows. Legions of women began smoking four decades ago, and the dire consequences are just being seen now in wealthy countries, the researchers explained.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 6, 2015 15:54
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[UK] Men have more willpower and are better at quitting smoking than women

According to new research by Simply Eliquid, men typically quit for good after their tenth attempt, while women take a little longer, needing 13 tries before fully quitting. The survey of 1,000 ex-smokers also revealed that males may be beating females
BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Feb 4, 2015 15:24
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