33 Shocking Everyday Activities That Increase the Risk of Cancer

Second & Third-Hand Smoking

#7 Second & Third-Hand Smoking

Some of you may already know that passively inhaling cigarette smoke, something called second-hand smoking also puts you at the risk of developing cancer. but did you know there’s something called third-hand smoking?

Third-hand smoking refers to the residual chemicals like nicotine that are left behind by tobacco smoke on indoor surfaces like carpets and furniture. Even touching or coming in close contact with such chemicals may up your chances of developing cancer. They don’t call it a cancer stick for nothing, you know!

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