Friday, September 21, 2007

Smoking impact study

Study: Secondhand smoke harms academic performance
Teens exposed to secondhand smoke at home may be 30% less likely to pass standardized achievement tests, according to a new Temple University study published in the Journal of Adolescent Health. "It's important that we help smoking parents learn how to reduce their children's exposure to secondhand smoke," said lead author Bradley Collins, an assistant professor of public health.
Science Daily Magazine (9/20/2007)

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