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Peer influence doubles smoking risk for adolescents

06:27 EDT 21 Aug 2017 | Science Daily

Having friends who smoke doubles the risk that youth ages 10 to 19 will pick up the habit, finds new meta-analysis of 75 longitudinal teen smoking studies. This influence is more powerful in collectivistic cultures than in individualistic ones.

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