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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
It could: It could. Other health effects of chewing tobacco include receding gums, high blood pressure and cancers of the mouth and food pipe .I advice you to s ... Read More
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Chewing tobacco: Not only does smoking or chewing tobacco immediately raise your blood pressure temporarily, but the chemicals in tobacco can damage the lining of your ... Read More
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Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It can: Though i don't think it's as bad as smoking because the onset is slower. The tobacco may or may not be contributing. Officially I should tell u to s ... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Nothing good: While chewing tobacco doesn't increase lung cancer rates as much as does smoking tobacco, it does lead to gingivitis, cavities & increase risk of oral ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Powitzky
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Deadly: The benefits include not having to live as long.
Dr. Eric Powitzky
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Deadly: The benefits include not having to live as long.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Same as quitting: cigarette smoking. Nicotine addiction is nicotine addiction, however you are taking it in. Irritablity, lack of concentration, anxiety and depression ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Chewing tobacco: Some ingredients are Nicotine, Acetaldehyde, Hydrazine, Polonium 210, N-nitrosamines, Lead, Cadmium, Formaldehyde.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Determination!: Decide that you have enough will power to take control and do it!
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Can be very serious: Tobacco, even smoking tobacco is a known carcinogen and can cause cancer. There may or may not be less of a risk if you use it infrequently or in smal ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Probably, but ??: If it doesn't contain tobacco, it is undoubtedly safer in terms of not producing nicotine addiction and less likelihood of mouth and throat cancer. Ho ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Chewing tobacco: What do you mean by "make your body feel inside"? Nicotine will increase your risk for cardiovascular disease and various malignancies. Chewing tobacc ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Wolter
29 years experience Dentistry
Unfortunately, None: Unfortunately, you won't have any symptoms from chewing tobacco until you have advancing oral cancer. You will see some visual changes to your lip and ... Read More

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