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The Longer Parents Smoke, the More Likely Their Kids Will, Too
May 13, 2014 - May 14, 2014

Parents should quit smoking while their children are young to help prevent them from picking up the habit later on, according to a new study...

Teens whose parents were current smokers and addicted to nicotine were 10 times more likely to themselves become regular smokers at an early age or to experiment early on with cigarettes than kids with nonsmoking parents.

Read more:  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/05/13/us-teen-smoking-parents-idUSKBN0DT1QV20140513

 

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