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Can secondhand smoke increase your risk of having a heart attack?


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Breathing secondhand smoke increases your risk of heart attack or stroke. Encourage smokers to quit or smoke outside, especially if you have heart disease or have had a heart attack.


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artery, smoke, smoking , tobacco, cigarettes, heart health, stroke, myocardial infarction, cardiovascular


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Rated on: 1/7/2018 7:05:39 PM

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