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Duke Study Sheds Light on Smoking Ban's Effect on Pregnant Women

Monday, February 26, 2018

Research by Duke Ob/Gyn's Susan Murphy, PhD, and colleagues from Duke Health has found pregnant women experienced less secondhand smoke exposure since the 2009 passage of the ‘smoking ban’ in North Carolina, which outlawed smoking inside public places such as bars and restaurants. The study was published online in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. Click here for the latest media coverage.