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My significant other is a heavy smoker too, does he have to quit too?

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Dr. Padmavati Garvey answered

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Yes: Sudden infant death syndrome has been linked to second hand smoke.

Answered 12/26/2014

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Dr. Angela Savatiel answered

Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Yes: Secondhand smoke is dangerous both for you and for your baby if you are expecting. Also, studies have shown it is harder to quit if your partner is still smoking.

Answered 5/14/2013

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