posted on Dec, 14 2012 @ 01:48 PM
Nearly 29 million Americans who say they don't smoke in their apartments may still be exposed to secondhand smoke that wafts in from elsewhere in
the building, federal researchers report today.
Secondhand smoke can cause disease and premature death in non-smokers; it potentially affects about 44 million Americans who live in multi-unit
housing each year, including 27.6 million to 28.9 million with smoke-free apartments or condos, according to the study by researchers at the Centers
for Disease Control and
Yet another study that indicates that smoking affects more than just the smoker. I live in an apartment, and from time to time I can smell cigarette
smoke from my neighbor next door, so I have no trouble believing this report. Of course, the Big Tobacco Lobby has 20% of the population hooked on
their product, and have indoctrinated them to shred the logic here to shreds, as I've seen before in my thread,
Parents who smoke should be found unfit to be parents...
This thread caused such an
uproar here among the ATS Smoking Defense Brigade, that I actually had a Moderator, and ATS Live Regular tell me on ATS Live that smoking around your
kids was good for them because it strengthened their immune systems! Just goes to show you that addicts will do anything to justify their addiction,
if it's legal... I will be forwarding this article to the management of my Apartment Complex...
Now smokers, feel free to rip me to shreds...