Patient Comments: Secondhand Smoke - What to do

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If you are a non-smoker, in what ways have you limited exposure to secondhand smoke? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: Ken, 65-74 Male (Patient) Published: October 15

I have developed polycythemia and associated problems through my wife's smoking over 34 years. I tried in vain to get her to give up who was not realizing what secondhand smoke was doing to me.

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