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A 38-year-old member asked:

Can people who are exposed to second hand smoke become addicted to cigarettes?

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Dr. Terence Grogan
Family Medicine 26 years experience
No: They can suffer some i'll health effect from second hand smoke? But not become addicted to ciigarettes.
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A 36-year-old member asked:

What is the likelihood for me to be addicted to cigarettes through second-hand smoke?

2 doctor answers8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Linda Green
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 46 years experience
Possible : Studies have show moderate levels of second hand smoke can increase the likelihood that someone will smoke and make it more difficult for smokers to quit.
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Last updated Mar 7, 2015

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