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is smoking weed bad for tonsillitis

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Your brain: Weed is a mind altering drug and just because it may be legal does not make it harmless. If you have tonsillitis you should be tested to see if it is ... Read More

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michelle Zetoony
17 years experience Sleep Medicine
It can: Smoking cigarettes or other substances weakens your body defenses and can lead to throat and sinus infections.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Tonsillitis: When we say this, we specifically mean an inflammation of the tonsil due to infection. So smoking on its own does not cause it. Can it contribute? Wit ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elena Padrell
39 years experience Psychiatry
Im sure: Smocking anything is bad , specially if you have a headache and tonsilitis. It's a direct irritant agent to your throat. . Now THC or marihuana can ma ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Soto
25 years experience Psychiatry
Depends: Like anything in life, excessive use of marijuana or any cannabis product can be harmful. Smoked cannabis can lead to the same carcinogenic risk that ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Bad: It impairs judgement as much alcohol does and is responsible for many traffic accidents. Long term use may damage the airways, lungs and brain.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Cohen
36 years experience Psychiatry
Mood, energy, etc: If you have bipolar mood disorder or schizophrenia, marijuana can aggravate those illnesses. Children and early adolescents often are unsettled by th ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Lynch
37 years experience Family Medicine
Marijuana and skin: It's a complicated question thc can increase testosterone levels a bit this could affect acne. External smoke is like cigarette smoke it's bad for ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Yes.: Not to mention a whole bunch of other things it's bad for.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Numaan Malik
17 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Yes: Marijuana smoking has been associated worsening respiratory symptoms including coughing, phlegm production and wheezing. It can also act as an allerge ... Read More
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