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Presence of an epigenetic signature of prenatal cigarette smoke exposure in childhood ☆

Striking concordance was found between the pattern of prenatal smoking associated DNAm among preschool aged children in SEED and those observed at birth in other studies. These DNAm changes appear to be tobacco-specific. Support vector machine classificat
Environmental Research
added Nov 23, 2015 16:52

Blood from small children 'remembers' prenatal smoking exposure

The findings, published online in the journal Environmental Research, offer strong evidence that environmental exposures that go as far back as the womb may continue to remain in the body and potentially affect someone's health for years after birth. The
added Nov 23, 2015 16:50

[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
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