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Harm from passive smoking

Harm from passive smoking occurs within a few minutes

Staying in a smoking room for 30 minutes leads to severe damage to the blood vessels of a healthy young person, significantly increasing the risk of developing cardiovascular diseases, according to a new study. The results confirm the growing amount of evidence that any exposure to nicotine (including passive smoking) is a huge health hazard. …

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Smoking increases the risk of stroke in women by an average of 4 times

Young smokers are twice as likely to have a stroke as their non-smoking peers, according to new research. The more a woman smokes a cigarette a day, the higher the risk. The results of the study were published in the journal Stroke, published by the American Heart Association. Scientists who observed women aged 15 to …

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