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Nearly 40% of the pediatric population is exposed to secondhand smoke (SHS). In addition, an estimated 80-90% of adult smokers began smoking during adolescence. Parents play a very important role in protecting their children from smoke exposure and preventing tobacco use.

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Smoke Free Environments

Smoke-free environments protect children by keeping smoke out of public places. Not every state has widespread smoke free laws yet, but you can keep your children healthy by identifying smoke free businesses in your area.