Secondhand smoke exposure, awareness, and prevention among African-born women.

@article{Dillon2010SecondhandSE,
  title={Secondhand smoke exposure, awareness, and prevention among African-born women.},
  author={Kristin A Dillon and Richard A Chase},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={39 6 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          S37-43
        }
}
BACKGROUND Little research exists on exposure to the health risks of secondhand smoke among women and children in African immigrant communities. PURPOSE This exploratory study aims to understand the prevalence of secondhand smoke exposure; assess levels of awareness of the dangers of secondhand smoke; and identify strategies for building increased awareness of these issues in African immigrant communities in Minnesota. METHODS Key informant interviews with ten African women community… CONTINUE READING
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