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  • Cigarette smoke can increase the risk of children developing asthma during their lives.
  • Exposure to smoke may cause more frequent and more severe asthma attacks in children with asthma.
  • Avoid smoking at home and in the car and ask your guests to do the same.
  • While the short and long-term effects of e-cigarette use (vaping) are unknown, it is safer to not vape around children.

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Reviewed on: 17-03-2022