Passive smoking is the inhalation of smoke, called second-hand smoke (SHS), ...
Exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke causes disease, disability, and death.
Secondhand smoke is a serious health hazard causing more than 41000 deaths
per year. It can cause or make worse a wide range of damaging health effects ...
Today most people have heard the statement "secondhand smoke kills. ... heart
disease deaths (48,500), lung cancer deaths (3,000), and SIDS deaths (2,300) ...
Inhaling secondhand smoke causes lung cancer in nonsmoking adults (4, 5).
Approximately 3,000 lung cancer deaths occur each year among adult ...
SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome). Babies whose moms smoke while
pregnant or who are exposed to secondhand smoke after birth are more likely to
When children are exposed to secondhand smoke, they are more susceptible to
ear infections, asthma attacks, respiratory problems, and sudden infant death ...
Second-hand smoke (SHS) is one of the most important and most ... This
exposure is responsible for about 600,000 deaths per year, and about 1% of the
Dec 11, 2014 ... All those warnings you heard about secondhand smoke from your mother,
federal government PSAs and school D.A.R.E. instructors? Bogus, a ...
More than 600 000 death per year worldwide are caused by second-hand smoke
(SHS) - this is more than 1% of all deaths. 165 000 of these deaths are among ...
Sep 12, 2014 ... Every year in the U.S., secondhand smoke causes about 34,000 deaths from
heart disease and 7,300 deaths from lung cancer, the CDC says.