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sonia
Artist | Photography
United States
Current Residence: Virginia
Favourite genre of music: ditto
Favourite photographer: steven diet goedde
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Second Hand Smoke Deadly

Fri Mar 7, 2008, 8:06 AM
  • Mood: Optimism
  • Listening to: American Dad
  • Reading: eat pray love
  • Watching: morning news
  • Playing: editing games.
  • Eating: chix and boiled vegetables
  • Drinking: minted water
Smoky Bar Triggered Deadly Asthma Attack...Reuters Health reported on February 11 that, according to the reports of researchers, a woman in her late teens died from an acute asthma attack triggered by secondhand cigarette smoke shortly after arriving at her job as a waitress in a bar in Michigan. They said it was the first reported case of an immediate death caused by secondhand smoke. "She didn't have any other possible known causes of death," said Dr. Kenneth Rosenman,  who oversees three state public health surveillance systems. Cigarette smoke is known to trigger acute asthma attacks. "We know that particulate levels from secondhand cigarette smoke in bars like this reach sufficient levels to set off an asthma attack," Rosenman said. "She was perfectly fine when she went to work," Rosenman said in a telephone interview. "After about 15 minutes, she had an acute asthma attack and collapsed on the floor. The autopsy clearly indicates she died from asthma," said Rosenman.
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Hot:
1. Opportunities to shoot!
2. sticking to my diet
3. I'm becoming a good cook
4. morning coffee
5. first signs of Spring

Not:
1. Barabara Harrison is a terrible announcer
2. congestion
3. winter weather

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:iconmelissagriffin:
MelissaGriffin Sep 9, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:heart:
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:iconbil-sabab:
Please read this one: [link]
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:iconshaymacmorran:
shaymacmorran Sep 2, 2011  Professional General Artist
Thanks for the +fav!

Love you too! :)
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:iconsomersetholmes:
Beautifully composed gallery work, Sonia, you are simply gorgeous too :heart:
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:iconeddy-avila-r:
eddy-avila-r Mar 24, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
hola! your work is interesting my friend! good pictures! Hope you like my paintings! Greetings!
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:iconmelissagriffin:
MelissaGriffin Jul 5, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:heart: :hug:
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:iconappalucie:
appalucie Mar 23, 2010  Student Traditional Artist
You're one of my favorite models! I think you are in my DeviantArt gallery, in fact. congratulations on your show.
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:iconjacobred:
wonderful pictures!!!!
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:iconelnido:
Beautiful Gallery! I'll be following you.
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:iconmelissagriffin:
MelissaGriffin Nov 24, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Where are you my friend!?
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