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Posted by: mellissia | 2011/02/08

Allergic Rhinitis / Ear, nose and throat infection

Dear Cyberdoc,

Please can you tell me if my toddler is surrounded by people who smoke, can that cause ear, nose and throat infection (boonste lugweg infeksie) in a regular basis?

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Dear Mellissia
Yes, second hand smoke is a common cause of recurring upper respiratory infections in kids.See http://www.lung.ca/protect-protegez/tobacco-tabagisme/second-secondaire/children-enfants_e.php
dr Bets

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Posted by: Cyberdoc | 2011/02/08

Dear Mellissia
Yes, second hand smoke is a common cause of recurring upper respiratory infections in kids.See http://www.lung.ca/protect-protegez/tobacco-tabagisme/second-secondaire/children-enfants_e.php
dr Bets

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