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How does chewing tobacco affect your body

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
A Verified Doctoranswered
29 years experience
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
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
Child Psychiatry 46 years experience
Probably: It takes a while for the body to adjust after a change such as quitting use of tobacco. The tobacco has many effects on body functions and these body ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Tobacco and diabetes: Tobacco increases blood sugar levels, making your diabetes harder to control. Chewing tobacco and diabetes make a dangerous combination when it comes ... Read More
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
Same: Same risk as non-diabetic: oral / esophageal cancers. See: http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/tobaccocancer/smokeless-tobacco
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Birendra Tandan
Urology 35 years experience
Covid gives mild to severe symptoms of a 'cold' initially and its course is variable. Chances of it surviving for 2days in tobacco juice are minimal. ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Questell
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Voice change?: I'm not aware of anyone experiencing voice changes from chewing tobacco.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery 29 years experience
Chewing tobacco: Not to my knowledge. Ask your doctor if it is really bothering you.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Wright
Dentistry 34 years experience
Stains and ... : Stains them and is generally unhealthy for the mouth and the teeth.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
Child Psychiatry 46 years experience
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 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
Medical Oncology 36 years experience
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 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Hematology and Oncology 24 years experience
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