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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Gilly
39 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes they really are.: The properties that increase a chemical's addictiveness are how fast it gets to the brain and how quickly the effect wears off, prompting repeat dosi ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Nicotine=addictive: When people first start smoking cigarettes, they do often get "high" and "euphoric." nicotine is one of the drugs that causes tolerance at its recept ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Depends: On the person. Both are highly addictive and very hard to break.
Dr. Philip Gilly
39 years experience Addiction Medicine
What they mean is ..: The chemicals that are most likely to cause addiction are those that reach the brain quickly, greatly stimulate the "pleasure center", and then leave ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Ferguson
35 years experience General Practice
Probably not.: Addiction can start at any time, some people take a lot of a substance to become addicted some people take much smaller amounts to become addicted ,ba ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Likely not: Addiction involves interference in your life activiites and often is associated with a significant number of cigarettes being smoked and smoking or t ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Mental and physical: I would argue that cigarette addiction is both mental and physical.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
36 years experience Psychiatry
Addiction is: Hallmarked by a persistent, compulsive dependence on a substance despite knowledge of negative consequences. So the person who has one cigarette a mo ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
34 years experience Integrative Medicine
Yes and no: It is difficult for some - some are able to stop without any issues some develop anxiety. There are electronic cigarettes that can dose nicotine which ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Perhaps not: Smoking while driving is not dangerous because of mood alteration, and in fact nicotine is a stimulant and focuses people on tasks - but because it is ... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
34 years experience Integrative Medicine
Yes: Smoking is a risk factor for multiple cancers in the body.

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