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Virtual Pediatric Hospital: CQQA: Smoking and Tobacco

Pediatrics Common Questions, Quick Answers

Smoking and Tobacco

Donna D'Alessandro, M.D.
Lindsay Huth, B.A.
Peer Review Status: Internally Reviewed
Creation Date: February 2002
Last Revision Date: April 2002


Common Questions, Quick Answers

What should I know about kids and smoking?

What are the effects of smoking?

What are some reasons kids start smoking?

What are some signs that my child could be smoking?
Signs that your child might be smoking include:

If your child smells like smoke, ask him about the smell before you accuse him of smoking. It could be that your child was in a smoky place or with friends that smoke, but is not a smoker himself.

What should I do if my child is smoking?

What if I smoke?

How can I prevent my child from smoking?

When should I call the doctor?

Quick Answers

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