It makes me angry and sad to see children sitting in a car with smoking adults.
The toxic fumes deployed from smoking in a car are 11 times more concentrated than lighting up in an open space.
A Department of Health survey found 300,000 children a year visited GPs in England with problems linked to second-hand smoke.
Passive smoking is linked to respiratory infections such as pneumonia and chest infections in youngsters. It can also trigger asthma attacks and contribute to sudden unexpected infant death. (more…)