- Hyland A, Piazza K, Hovey KM, Tindle HA, Manson JE, Messina C, Rivard C, Smith D, Wactawski-Wende J. Associations between lifetime tobacco exposure with infertility and age at natural menopause: the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study. Tobacco control. 2015 Dec 14. PMID: 26666428 [PubMed].
Several studies have investigated the association of tobacco use with infertility and age at natural menopause, yet few have explored secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure with these outcomes. This study offers a comprehensive, quantified secondary data analysis of these issues using the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study (WHI OS).