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Third Hand Smoke

Thirdhand Smoke Leads To Organ Damage, Hyperactivity In Mice

Posted 02.03.2014 | Healthy Living

Thirdhand smoke, the secondhand smoke that sticks to surfaces, causes health problems in mice, a new study reveals. Researchers at the University o...

Even Thirdhand Smoke Spurs DNA Damage

Posted 06.24.2013 | Healthy Living

We know firsthand smoke is bad, and we know secondhand smoke is also bad. But now, researchers have found that thirdhand smoke -- the surface-clinging...

Lynne Peeples

'Thirdhand Smoke' Poses Health Risks Too | Lynne Peeples | Posted 10.26.2011 | Green

Before this week, employees at the Indiana University Health medical center were free to step off the nonsmoking campus and light up a cigarette. Sure...

Third-Hand Smoke Affects Family Health

Robin Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Robin Wilson

What is third-hand smoke? It is that film that remains behind after a smoker has vacated a residence or hotel room. For those who are chemically sensi...