Dawn News

March, 06 2015
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Passive smoking a health hazard

PASSIVE smoking is considered to be hazardous for human health and it can damage one’s body because it contains more than 400 chemicals.

Sadly, passive smoking plagues certain sort of diseases in children, For instance, it causes cot death or sudden infant death syndrome, a serious respiratory condition.

It has been observed that passive smoking can increase the risk of coronary diseases which can plague heart attack, heart failure and angina.

Moreover, the solution lies in banning smoking in public places, including privately-owned places, as well as in shopping malls, parks, homes, restaurants.

Hence, everyone should strictly follow the laws of preventable smoking in these areas for the purpose of overcoming with this core issue faced by people, and it should be reduced in the rest of the world.

SHAMIMA KHADADAD Turbat


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Aslam Parvaiz Punaily
Aug 22, 2013 01:20pm

Nice choice from the writer, you know passive smoking is inhalation of smoke called second hand smoke, or environmental Tabasco smoke by other then the intended active smoker. ones need care to sit with a active smoker when someone is smoking because it is also hazard for others health. Active smoker need to smoke lonely not infront of other.