passive smoking

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passive smoking

the inhalation of smoke from other people's cigarettes by a nonsmoker
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3) Time smoking Years (range) 33 [+ or -] 38 [+ or -]11 12 (2-60) (0-64) Abbreviations: coHb, carboxyhemoglobin; E, high risk for environmental smoke exposure; N, never smoker; NA, data not available; Q, quitter or former smoker, S, current smoker.
Passive smoking is estimated to cause at least 49 deaths a year among people working in the hospitality industry and 700 people due to environmental smoke in the workplace generally.
The ratio of THC and CBN deposited on hair was related to the ratio of both compounds in environmental smoke.
Their study found that, in the homes of parents who smoke outside, levels of household environmental smoke contamination is up to seven times greater than for non-smokers.
It is a medical fact that non-smokers breathing in environmental smoke get the same diseases as smokers.
It also calls for more measures to reduce smoking, such as information and awareness campaigns on the harmful effects of smoking and environmental smoke ("passive smoking"), programmes to discourage smoking, and more (either very cheap, or free) help for smokers who want to give up.
In fact, the correlation between media violence and aggressive behavior is greater than other generally accepted links - including that of environmental smoke and lung cancer - they wrote.
Children exposed in utero to maternal smoking are more likely to develop asthma than children exposed to environmental smoke only after birth.
Healthy People 2010 contains objectives related to reducing the proportion of nonsmokers exposed to environmental smoke, increasing the proportion of work sites with restrictive policies, and increasing the number of states with smoke-free indoor air laws [8].

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