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Teammates May Impact Chance of Your Teen Smoking

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Playing team sports may impact whether your child smokes.

USC researchers found that kids are more likely to smoke if their teammates do and they found the tendency may be stronger for girls.

But the study also shows children involved in multiple sports are less likely to smoke than those playing just a few sports.