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Unit 4 Discussion: Secondhand Smoke1.List the effects of secondhand smoke inhalation in children and adults
Secondhand Smoke Brings About Cardiovascular Disease
monitored often and over time as infants and children mature, they will have to beadministered prescription drugs to alleviate these issues such as inhaler, coughmedicine, suppressants, antibiotics, and other medicinal forms to help them getbetter to alleviate pains from exposure to secondhand smoke. However, severeexposure, may hospitalize them or worse if not treated, or poor administration of amedicinal drug or any other mannerism will cause the individual succumbingprematurely.*Vulnerability to secondhand smoke has instantaneous effects on the heart and canbring about some of the factors listed above.2,4,5*Secondhand smoke brings about 34,000 early deaths from heart disease annuallyin U.S. amongst those who DO NOT smoke4*Those who DO NOT smoke are vulnerable to secondhand smoke at their residencyor in their workplace increase their hazards of accumulating heart disease by 25-30%1*Secondhand smoke adds the hazard for stroke by 20-30%4*Secondhand smoke vulnerability incurs more than 8,000 people succumbing fromstroke annually4*Respirating secondhand smoke can have immediate adverse effects on your bloodand blood vessels, increasing the risk of having a heart attack.

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