Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Lower Re...

Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Lower Reading Scores

There are 1 comment on the PsychCentral story from Nov 23, 2012, titled Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Lower Reading Scores. In it, PsychCentral reports that:

Children born to mothers who smoked more than a pack of cigarettes a day during pregnancy struggle on tests that measure how accurately a child reads aloud and comprehends what they read.

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Hole In Your Throat

Winnipeg, Canada

#1 Nov 23, 2012
Thats why smokers can't read the surgeon general's warnings. Too busy sayin DUH!!

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