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Passive smoking is the inhalation of smoke, called second-hand smoke (SHS), ... Exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke causes disease, disability, and death. ... Circulatory system: risk of heart dis...

CDC - Fact Sheet - Secondhand Smoke Facts - Smoking & Tobacco ...


Aug 20, 2015 ... Secondhand smoke harms children and adults, and the only way to ... Secondhand smoke exposure caused more than 7,300 lung cancer deaths each ... Significant declines in cigarette smoking rates; The fact that smoking ...

Health Risks of Secondhand Smoke - American Cancer Society


Nov 13, 2015 ... Non-smokers who breathe in secondhand smoke take in nicotine and other toxic ... Secondhand smoke causes other diseases and death.

Secondhand Smoke and Cancer - National Cancer Institute


Inhaling secondhand smoke causes lung cancer in nonsmoking adults (4, 5). Approximately 3,000 lung cancer deaths occur each year among adult ...

'No good data' for deaths from secondhand smoke - PolitiFact


Dec 11, 2014 ... All those warnings you heard about secondhand smoke from your mother, federal government PSAs ... To figure out lung cancer deaths from secondhand smoke, for instance, the individual risk of ... Stossel's claim rates False.

11 Facts About Secondhand Smoke | DoSomething.org | Volunteer ...


When children are exposed to secondhand smoke, they are more susceptible to ear infections, asthma attacks, respiratory problems, and sudden infant death ...

Passive smoking | Cancer Research UK


Mar 23, 2015 ... It's estimated that, every year, second-hand smoke kills over 12,000 ... risk of respiratory infections, asthma, bacterial meningitis and cot death.

WHO | Second-hand smoke


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 global ...

Effects of Secondhand Smoke - WebMD


Sep 12, 2014 ... Learn the effects of secondhand smoke from WebMD. ... Every year in the U.S., secondhand smoke causes about 34,000 deaths from heart disease and ... bodies are still growing and they breathe at a faster rate than adults.

The Facts About Secondhand Smoke - American Cancer Society ...


deaths, including more than 3,000 lung cancer deaths among nonsmoking adults ... year.1 The total annual costs of secondhand smoke exposure are estimated to .... Pueblo, CO: Heart attack rates decreased 17-39 percent in Pueblo City, CO, ...

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Health Effects of Secondhand Smoke | American Lung Association


Secondhand smoke causes approximately 7,330 deaths from lung cancer and ... day and an increase in the success rate of smokers who are attempting to quit.

Secondhand Smoke - no-smoke.org


Apr 11, 2016 ... Today most people have heard the statement "secondhand smoke kills. ... lung cancer deaths (3,000), and SIDS deaths (2,300) as calculated in ...

Secondhand Smoke Kills 42,000 Nonsmokers a Year in US


Sep 28, 2012 ... This is the first estimate of secondhand smoking deaths and economic ... The new study shows that the statistics on fatalities resulting from ...