Risk of Learning Problems and ADHD Due to Secondhand Smoke

by Savitha C Muppala on  July 12, 2011 at 9:53 PM Child Health News
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Exposure to second-hand smoke at homes increases the risk of learning and behavior problems in children, a study has revealed.
 Risk of Learning Problems and ADHD Due to Secondhand Smoke
Risk of Learning Problems and ADHD Due to Secondhand Smoke

"We found that children who are exposed to secondhand smoke in the home have a 50% increased odds of having two or three of these common neurobehavioraldisorders," researchers cautioned. 

 Other risks of second-hand smoke included ear ailments and  respiratory problems. 

 



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