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may reduce Given the importance of early childhood health and neurodevelopment for future wellbeing, targeted interventions to prenatal smoking in significant improvements in child development and long-term human capital lead, Wehby said.

Nearly 11 % of mothers in the sample had smoked during pregnancy.Part of the reason is that smoking affects poor children to a greater extent that poor mothers who smoke tend to do so in large quantities, the study found. But the number of cigarettes does not fully explain the difference. When the higher socio-economic status may have some of the negative effects of smoking better health behaviors and improved access to screening offset Wehby said.This information was on kaiserhealthnews.org by courtesy from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. It can enjoy the full Emperor Daily Health Policy Report, search the archives and then log for email delivery at emperors health news. – Nursing homes: Media Outlet report on challenge by both care centers and home health agencies.