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[Tennessee] Editorial: Pregnant women and students who smoke targeted

The council's recommendations and the support it receives from local governments, civic organizations and businesses can go a long way toward making Knox County a healthier place to live for everyone.
Knoxville (TN) News-Sentinel
added Nov 22, 2015 23:49

The Brilliant Way Tyra Banks Is Using Makeup to Fight Cigarette Smoking

er grandmother died after a battle with lung cancer. That's why the 41-year-old supermodel teamed up with Truth Campaign to inspire women to stop smoking. Their idea? Use makeup instead.
Allure Magazine
added Nov 20, 2015 17:59

tyra banks is a finisher

the 41-year-old supermodel teamed up with Truth Campaign to inspire women to stop smoking. Their idea? Use makeup instead.... Tyra is a stand out in an industry where beautiful women too often engage in the deadly addiction of smoking. Through TYRA Beauty
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 20, 2015 17:59

[UK] Better care could save hundreds of babies from stillbirth, says report

Modi, president of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health...also called for more to be done to help pregnant women reduce risky behaviours such as smoking. “Smoking during pregnancy is a major concern as it causes higher rates of stillbirth, p
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 19, 2015 15:58

[UK] Experts demand action to lower stillbirth rate

Modi...urged "greater support for mothers to reduce risky behaviours during pregnancy such as smoking, and help for young women who are contemplating pregnancy to maintain a normal weight. "Smoking during pregnancy is a major concern as it causes higher r
Press Association (uk)
added Nov 19, 2015 15:45

[Kentucky] Kids Count, with county data, reminds Ky. of much work to do: we're 1st in smoking by pregnant mothers; 25% of kids in poverty

The annual Kentucky Kids Count report on the well-being of the state's children says that we lead the nation in smoking by pregnant mothers, that one in four Kentucky children live in poverty, and that nearly half or more of Kentucky's eighth and fourth
Kentucky Health News (blog)
added Nov 16, 2015 22:14

[UK-Scotland] Offering Pregnant Women Financial Incentives To Quit Smoking Is 'Highly Cost-Effective'

after analyzing the results of a randomized trial of more than 600 Scottish pregnant smokers, found that the potential reward of a $600 voucher to quit smoking ultimately proved to be both a clinically and economically worthwhile treatment — accruing an i
Medical Daily
added Nov 16, 2015 16:14
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[UK] Should we BRIBE people to be healthier? Cash incentives 'help smokers quit, and encourage people to take statins to lower cholesterol'

Two studies suggest monetary incentives could help improve health Pregnant women offered $600 (£400) to quit smoking at greater rates of success than those who relied on willpower and NHS services alone
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 13, 2015 13:37

[UK-Scotland] New study finds financial incentives to help pregnant women stop smoking are highly cost-effective

The scientific journal Addiction has today published the first cost-effectiveness analysis of financial incentives to help pregnant women stop smoking. The report found that financial incentives are highly cost-effective, with an incremental cost-effectiv
added Nov 12, 2015 14:44

[UK-Scotland] 'Get pregnant mums to quit smoking – by paying them in shopping vouchers'

Pregnant mothers are two and a half times more likely to quit smoking if they are paid in shopping vouchers - an idea that could save the NHS millions, say scientists. A study of 600 women found those paid £400 to buy products gave up quicker than those
The Mirror (uk)
added Nov 12, 2015 14:44
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