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does chewing tobacco affect your lungs

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Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Chewing tobacco: Possible due to nicotine but not likely. Is this the first time you chewed tobacco? if so, WHY? if the symptoms persist, see your doctor.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shaym Puppala
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly: Nicotine relaxes the sphincter between the esophagus and stomach which allows stomach acid to wash up and irritate the esophagus. This can cause a se ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
44 years experience Child Psychiatry
Carcinogens: At least 28 chemicals (carcinogens) in smokeless tobacco can cause cancer. The most harmful chemicals are tobacco-specific nitrosamines, which are for ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ramji Rajendran
15 years experience Radiation Oncology
Chewing tabacco: Chewing tabacco has many known carcinogens. Betel nut chewing has also been linked to carcinogenesis.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Start with these : www.ehow.com/way_5399357_ways-quit-chewing-tobacco.html a strong tobacco cessation program helps chewing tobacco users deal with the difficulties of ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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443 000/ yr: 443000 which includes second hand smoking.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
34 years experience Medical Oncology
That is a very good: ...Question. Many folks use tobacco products and never have cancer but a large number of folks suffering of different kinds of cancers have been user ... Read More
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 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
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Lado
31 years experience Psychiatry
Smokless tobacco: In a study by greer in 2011, smokless tobacco, the primary oral, mucosal, and hard tissue changes associated with slt use include slt keratosis (stk); ... Read More
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