Secondhand Smoke - 703 Words
Secondhand smoke is defines as the smoke inhaled from a lit cigarette, cigar, or pipe, and the smoke exhaled by a smoker. Non-smokers that inhale second hand smoke actually breathes in almost the same amount of chemicals as a smoker. Tobacco smoke contains more than 4,000 chemical compounds, more than 50 of which are known to cause cancer.6 Chemicals that cause cancer include: Arsenic, Benzene, Beryllium, Butadiene, Cadmium, Chromium, Ethylene Oxide, Nickel,...
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