Items Tagged ‘third-hand smoke’

September 22, 2017

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl Oestreich Karl Oestreich (@KarlWOestreich)

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Editor, Karl Oestreich;  Assistant Editor: Emily Blahnik   Star Tribune Mayo Clinic offers first aid assistance via Amazon’s Alexa digital […]

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February 15, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Skip the cigar when celebrating baby: third-hand smoke especially dangerous for infants

By Kelley Luckstein Kelley Luckstein (@KelleyLuckstein)

We all know that smoking is bad for you, and particularly for young children and babies, but a new study finds that the residue left behind on hair, clothing, skin and furniture, also poses a risk. That residue, termed third-hand smoke (defined as “tobacco residue clinging to surfaces”), is the focus of a recent study […]

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