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Q&A: Thirdhand cigarette smoke -- the gift that keeps on giving

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Q: My husband smokes, and although he never does it around the kids, the smell lingers in the car and on his clothes. How can I convince him that leftover smoke smell matters? - Ellen W., Fort Collins, Colo. A: You're right about what we call thirdhand smoke, or THS. Firsthand smoke is inhaled into the lungs. Secondhand smoke clouds the air and is inhaled by everyone else. And then, after...