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Secondhand smoke causes fertility problems

December 5, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
Researchers say secondhand smoke may cause fertility problems.They studied nearly 5,000 women and found those who took in secondhand smoke when they were younger were more likely to have trouble getting pregnant.

They were also more likely to suffer miscarriages than women not exposed to smoke.

Researchers say toxins in the smoke may interfere with hormones and could cause permanent damage to your body.


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