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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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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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