Infants' Rapidly Growing & Maturing Body Functions Suffer Lasting Setback From Tobacco Toxins
Incidence of sudden infant deaths (SIDS) is several folds higher in babies of mothers who drink alcohol during pregnancy or during first year of childbirth.
Passive Smoking Impairs Perinatal Programming of Body Functions
Tobacco Consumption Impedes Breastfeeding
Major Effects of Pollution on Child Health
The inhaled diesel exhaust enhances allergic pathway and the inflammatory response to antigen challenge.
Integrated Impact of Maternal Stress & Air Pollution: Coexistence of air pollution and maternal depression during pregnancy impedes infant’s brain growth and leads to childhood behavioral problems; poor attention ..