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Asthma suffering from second hand smoke

Asthma sufferers are more likely to have more severe asthma, that could result in a hospital admission when exposed to cigarette smoke according to a recent study. Second hand smoke was detected in the study population with nicotine badges and self reporting which correlated to increased asthma severity. The researchers are calling for a ban on smoking in public.

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Date: 19 October 2005



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