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Congenital second hand smoke risks lung disease

Passive smoking by babies before and after they are born can lead to lung disorders including asthma and COPD in later life, according to a recent retrospective study.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Forbes

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About: Congenital second hand smoke risks lung disease

Date: 1 July 2005

Source: Forbes

Author: Robert Preidt

URL: http://www.forbes.com/lifestyle/health/feeds/hscout/2005/07/01/hscout526611.html

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