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Can tobacco smoking in the house ccause sids?

7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kevin Windisch
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Second hand smoke exposure has been associated with an increased risk of sudden infant death syndrome.

In brief: Yes

Second hand smoke exposure has been associated with an increased risk of sudden infant death syndrome.
Dr. Kevin Windisch
Dr. Kevin Windisch
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Cause is unknown

The true cause of SIDS is unknown.
However, there is an increase in the risk in: a smokers household, in premature infants, in infants that sleep on their belly, in infants that are multiples.

In brief: Cause is unknown

The true cause of SIDS is unknown.
However, there is an increase in the risk in: a smokers household, in premature infants, in infants that sleep on their belly, in infants that are multiples.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Natalie Hodge
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes

Tobacco is a significant risk factor for SIDS deaths.

In brief: Yes

Tobacco is a significant risk factor for SIDS deaths.
Dr. Natalie Hodge
Dr. Natalie Hodge
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