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This fact sheet explains how smoke affects your health. It also provides information and useful resources to help you minimise the potential health impacts of smoke. How smoke affects you depends on your age and existing medical conditions. Some people are more sensitive to the effects of smoke exposure. 

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6 January 2020

Reviewed 31 August 2023