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Jul
25

Smoking during pregnancy and use of nicotine replacement products have been linked to a higher risk of attention–deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

Smoking during pregnancy and use of nicotine replacement products have been linked to a higher risk of attention–deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in the offspring. Compared to children with nonsmoking parents, kids with two smoking parents were 83% more likely to develop ADHD. The findings were published online July 21 in Pediatrics.