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How harmful is second hand smoking?

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Dr. Christian Mayaud
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
1 doctor agrees

In brief: A White Lie We Tell

"Second Hand Smoke" is a White Lie we tell patients to get them to quit.
There are lots of reasons to quit smoking but secondhand smoke is not one of them. The expression "second-hand smoke" is used all the time by public health officials and physicians yet there is absolutely no scientific evidence to support it's existence. It's logical to conclude but not proven in any study.

In brief: A White Lie We Tell

"Second Hand Smoke" is a White Lie we tell patients to get them to quit.
There are lots of reasons to quit smoking but secondhand smoke is not one of them. The expression "second-hand smoke" is used all the time by public health officials and physicians yet there is absolutely no scientific evidence to support it's existence. It's logical to conclude but not proven in any study.
Dr. Christian Mayaud
Dr. Christian Mayaud
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Dr. Mark Pack
Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Same

Second hand smoke is just as dangerous as smoking.

In brief: Same

Second hand smoke is just as dangerous as smoking.
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack
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