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[rte.ie] 60% of women drank while pregnant: survey. (02 Mar 2007)

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A survey of more than 120,000 pregnant women over the past 20 years suggests that more than 60% of them consumed alcohol while they were expecting. The research, conducted by the Coombe Women's Hospital in Dublin, also indicates that more than 45% of the women surveyed in 2005 continued to smoke during pregnancy.


Item Type:News
Source:rte.ie
Date:2 March 2007
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Subjects:R Research > Type of research study > Empirical study > Survey
E Concepts in biomedical areas > Pregnancy
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland
T Demographic characteristics > Pregnant woman
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Substance use behaviour > Alcohol consumption
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Effects and consequences

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