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Daemon
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Secondhand Smoke

Secondhand smoke is cigarette, cigar, or pipe smoke that is inhaled unintentionally by nonsmokers. The amount of such smoke inhaled by a nonsmoker is relatively small when compared to the amount inhaled by a tobacco user; however, so-called passive smoking can aggravate respiratory illnesses and contribute to serious diseases, including cancer. This danger has led many countries to adopt smoking bans in indoor spaces. How has the tobacco industry responded to the issue of secondhand smoke? More...
KSPavan
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Secondhand Smoke
Secondhand smoke is cigarette, cigar, or pipe smoke that is inhaled unintentionally by nonsmokers. The amount of such smoke inhaled by a nonsmoker is relatively small when compared to the amount inhaled by a tobacco user; however, so-called passive smoking can aggravate respiratory illnesses and contribute to serious diseases, including cancer. This danger has led many countries to adopt smoking bans in indoor spaces.
Emel Rapchan
Posted: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 1:35:31 PM

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Secondhand Smoke or Passive Smoke - or in other words, all the health problems and none of the pleasure regarded.
- It is something that REALLY bugs me, buy in large!
- Apparently, secondhand smoke is the scientific proper nouns of this thing - SHS or Second-Hand Smoking
- Passive smoking is the inhalation of smoke, known as Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS), by people other than the intended active smoker.
- The health risks of second-hand smoke are a matter of scientific consensus.
- These risks have been a major motivation for smoke-free laws in workplaces and indoor public places, including restaurants, bars, and nightclubs, as well as some open public spaces.
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