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Upper East Siders Should Contribute to City Health Data

Written by Dan Garodnick on . Posted in News Our Town

In 2004, researchers found elevated levels of the chemical cotinine in the blood samples they collected during the first ever New York City Health and Examination Survey, or NYC HANES. Cotinine is linked to tobacco smoke, and the data suggested that New Yorkers, on average, were breathing more secondhand smoke than other Americans. That finding [&hellip
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