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Passive smoking is breathing in other people's smoke. It affects non-smokers and smokers.
Solid fuel use linked with increased risk of hospitalization or death from respiratory diseases

Solid fuel use linked with increased risk of hospitalization or death from respiratory diseases

Cancer to kill nearly 10 million this year says WHO report

Cancer to kill nearly 10 million this year says WHO report

Heart attack and stroke prevention efforts need a boost says CDC

Heart attack and stroke prevention efforts need a boost says CDC

Passive smoking exposure among kids greatly increases COPD risk late in life

Passive smoking exposure among kids greatly increases COPD risk late in life

Study identifies genetic factors linked to severity of acute viral bronchiolitis

Study identifies genetic factors linked to severity of acute viral bronchiolitis

Smoking at record lows in New York

Smoking at record lows in New York

Vapors could elevate pneumonia risk, study states

Vapors could elevate pneumonia risk, study states

Women do not receive timely diagnosis for heart disease

Women do not receive timely diagnosis for heart disease

4 in 10 cancers preventable by adopting simple lifestyle changes

4 in 10 cancers preventable by adopting simple lifestyle changes

New York bans vaping, e-cigs from everywhere that smoking is

New York bans vaping, e-cigs from everywhere that smoking is

Lowering nicotine levels, use of e-cigarettes and raising cigarette prices associated with smoking cessation

Lowering nicotine levels, use of e-cigarettes and raising cigarette prices associated with smoking cessation

Worldwide report on tobacco control measures - progress over last 10 years

Worldwide report on tobacco control measures - progress over last 10 years

University of Birmingham secures NIHR funding to launch Global Health Research Group

University of Birmingham secures NIHR funding to launch Global Health Research Group

TUM researchers decipher binding mechanism of antibody to environmental toxin

TUM researchers decipher binding mechanism of antibody to environmental toxin

Exposure to acrolein causes failure of immune defence to tumours, study finds

Exposure to acrolein causes failure of immune defence to tumours, study finds

Second-hand smoke exposure linked to larger waist, poorer cognition in children

Second-hand smoke exposure linked to larger waist, poorer cognition in children

Stoptober campaign focuses on skin disease research

Stoptober campaign focuses on skin disease research

Type 2 diabetes risk grows with active and passive smoking

Type 2 diabetes risk grows with active and passive smoking

COPD risk may occur during childhood and adolescence

COPD risk may occur during childhood and adolescence

Exposure to secondhand cannabis smoke causes mild intoxication

Exposure to secondhand cannabis smoke causes mild intoxication