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Contaminated Air: Secondhand Smoke

- Did you know that you could easily be a victim of breathing toxic fumes and having cancer. As of right now, countless people are being poisoned from the effects of second hand smoking. Many people have heard or seen the effects of smoking and yet they still do it. In this case, it’s not about them but about us. There should be certain areas where smokers can go that won’t affect others because it’s a nuisance and cause unrepairable damage to everyone. Have you ever tried catching your breath inhaling something unexpected....   [tags: Contaminated Air, second hand smoke, ]

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The Effects Of Secondhand Smoke On Children

- Secondhand smoke, we have all heard of it and know at least one person that smokes. Throughout the history of smoking, many researchers have found that secondhand smoke is more dangerous than the actual smoking of cigarettes. Many people know that there are dangers to smoking and secondhand smoke, but many tend to avoid the advice given to them. Secondhand smoke is very harmful to people of all ages. It destroys the inside and outside of one’s body. Secondhand smoke is not only dangerous indoors but as well as outdoors....   [tags: Smoking, Lung cancer, Infant mortality]

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The Dangers Of Secondhand Smoke

- Fresno County needs to protect its Residents from Secondhand Smoke and Fresno EOC Rural Tobacco Education Program is here to help From the rise of electronic cigarettes to controversy over smoke-free zones, the smoking debate has been given new life even though the fact that smoking kills has been proven. en secondhand smoke can kill and the Fresno EOC Rural Tobacco Education Program is here to protect Fresno County residents....   [tags: Passive smoking, Smoking, Smoking ban, Tobacco]

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The Smoking Of Secondhand Smoke

- Imagine you 're waiting at a street light and you look over to your left and see a middle age women smoking a cigaret in her car, what you don’t see is her child in the backseat inhaling the excess smoke, slowly but surely rotting his lungs. Secondhand smoke has been a massive issue for the health of numerous U.S citizens for many years now. In past decades the smoking of tobacco was a very big part of everyday life, it was very much a social norm. The effects smoking had on one were not yet well known, so finding a place where no one was smoking was very difficult....   [tags: Smoking, Passive smoking, Tobacco, Smoking ban]

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The Smoking Of Secondhand Smoke

- In the world we live in today teens and young adults constantly move from trend to trend, if one thing dies out another trend quickly takes its place. One trend that has stayed throughout history is smoking. The first cigarettes were made in 1865 by Washington Duke but didn’t become popular until 1881 that means that smoking has been around for almost 134 years. As the years passed many doctors realized how dangerous smoking was and gave cigarettes and cigars the nickname the “cancer stick”. My quote for smoking is If you would wouldn’t drink a bottle of poison them why smoke a stick of poison....   [tags: Smoking, Tobacco, Passive smoking, Lung cancer]

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A Report On Secondhand Smoke

- Associated Press. www.nbcnews.com. NBC, 2006. Web. 10 Oct. 2015. This article discuses a report that was released by the surgeon general back in 2006. The article highlights the risk factors involved in smoking, while also highlighting the risks of secondhand smoke. Within the article, the author focuses on how dangerous secondhand smoke is to children and then go on to explain and give statistics of how many people are affected by secondhand smoke each year. This article was written by the Associated Press, they are a non-profit organization based in New York City....   [tags: Smoking ban, Smoking, Professor, Public university]

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Secondhand Smoke Equals Danger

- Secondhand smoke equals danger. Second hand smoke is when the person next to an individual is inhaling all the smoke from a person who is smoking. Second hand smoke is very common in the United States. When you walk in the streets, you pass by a lot of smokers with kids and adults around them. They seem to not care about the fact that it is harmful to children and adults. The government also spends more money on selling cigarettes than they do on preventing smoking (CBS news staff, 2012). People who smoke not only make it bad for children but also make it worse for themselves too....   [tags: cigarettes, SIDS, smoking]

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Secondhand Smoke And Its Effects On Society

- Secondhand smoke has the identical damaging chemicals that those who smoke breathe in. There’s no easy point of contact for secondhand smoke. “Secondhand smoke is also called environmental tobacco smoke (ETS)” (American Cancer Society, 2016). It’s a combination of multiple types of smoke that appear from unyielding tobacco. These are ordinary smoke which is smoke breathe out by the person smoking and smoke which we intake from the cigarette, pipe, or cigar where it lighted. This type of smoke has an excellent attentiveness of cancer-causing driving forces and is more poisonous than mainstream smoke is....   [tags: Smoking, Smoking ban, Passive smoking]

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Should Parents Be Allowed to Smoke Around Their Children?

- ... Passive smoking is when someone inhales the mixture of smoke that comes from the burning end of tobacco products, such as a cigarette, and is also the smoke exhaled by a smoker. This mixture of smoke is called “environmental smoke.” Environmental smoke contains more than 4,000 harmful substances and 40 of them are known to cause cancer. Although environmental smoke seems like less of a risk than mainstream smoke, which is inhaled by an active smoker, many of the substances are the same harmful toxins....   [tags: secondhand smoke, tobacco risks]

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The Debate Concerning Secondhand Smoke

- We all know that smoking poses a significant risk to our health. We can make an educated decision about whether or not to smoke, and if we do decide to smoke, we should be willing to accept any negative effects such as lung cancer and heart disease later in our lives. But what about exposure to secondhand smoke. At this point, we don’t always have a choice in exposure to the smoke of others. The Office of the Surgeon General (OGS) has documented a high level of exposure to secondhand smoke among nonsmoking adults and children in the United States....   [tags: Smoking In Public Places]

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