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Can smoke on clothes and furniture still cause a danger to children?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
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In brief: Yes

That's called "third hand smoke exposure, " and it's been shown to be quite dangerous to children.
If there are smokers in the household, they should only smoke out of doors if children are present to prevent second and third gang smoke exposure.

In brief: Yes

That's called "third hand smoke exposure, " and it's been shown to be quite dangerous to children.
If there are smokers in the household, they should only smoke out of doors if children are present to prevent second and third gang smoke exposure.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
Pediatrics - Pulmonology

In brief: Yes

Yes - smoke can still irritate a child's lungs that way.

In brief: Yes

Yes - smoke can still irritate a child's lungs that way.
Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
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