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Did smoke cause lung infection in my child and adult?

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Dr. Gregg Albers
Addiction Medicine
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In brief: Lung infections

Numerous studies demonstrate an increased risk for children who are around parents that smoke.
Most adults who smoke have increased cough, increased mucous production, increased risk of viral and bacterial infection, increased risk of oral and lung cancer. Smoking makes lung infections much more likely in all exposed.

In brief: Lung infections

Numerous studies demonstrate an increased risk for children who are around parents that smoke.
Most adults who smoke have increased cough, increased mucous production, increased risk of viral and bacterial infection, increased risk of oral and lung cancer. Smoking makes lung infections much more likely in all exposed.
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