Tag Archive: tobacco smoke

Aug
07

Prenatal exposure to tobacco smoke appears to lead to alterations in the brain similar to those seen with attention–deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

Prenatal exposure to tobacco smoke appears to lead to alterations in the brain similar to those seen with attention–deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), as per a new study in the July issue of JAMA Psychiatry.

Apr
27

A study published in Arthritis Care & Research has revealed that prenatal exposure to tobacco smoke, air pollution

A study published in Arthritis Care & Research has revealed that prenatal exposure to tobacco smoke, air pollution, and occupational contaminants is linked with an increased risk of children later developing juvenile dermatomyositis. Of note, offspring of mothers who smoked during pregnancy had a 13 times increased risk of being diagnosed with chronic inflammatory disease …

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