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Smoking vs non smoking statistics

A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Do not start: You may think that smoking once a week may not be a problem, but once you start, you may find it difficult to prevent yourself from smoking more. Ther... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Endocrinology 53 years experience
Yes: It carries all the risk of non-diabetic patients but also increases risk of diabetic related complications like heart disease, stroke, amputations.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Loki Skylizard
Thoracic Surgery 21 years experience
Absolutely: Yes, there is no doubt. Inhaling combustion products and especially tobacco, increase numerous diseases and health disorders. The best way to avoid or... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Great: Youre on your way to smoke cessation. Keep hating smoke, smoke smell, smoking, stinkiness! !
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Weisman
Addiction Medicine 30 years experience
May be hypotension : If your normal blood pressure is normal or low normal, and you smoke potent marijuana, you may be lowering your blood pressure enough to cause syncope... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Very bad, and...: Smoking is completely unnecessary. If nobody on planet Earth purposely inhales smoke or vapors of any kind, we would all still be just fine... and a l... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Taj Jiva
Dr. Taj Jivaanswered
Internal Medicine 46 years experience
Smoking is bad.: It causes chronic bronchitis, emphysema, and lung cancer, besides possibility of mouth and esophageal cancer. It contributes to poor healing, foul odo... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Excellent question as smoking clearly over time can be very risky. Since nicotine is extremely addicting, doctors often use medication programs to ea... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Walter Zetusky
Psychiatry 39 years experience
Congratulations on making the decision to stop smoking. Now for the plan: first of all set times to smoke. Don't have a cigarette until a certain ti... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Clifton Schermerhorn
41 years experience
Good idea: Set a stop date and find a support group..Ask your family doc about pharmacological assistance if necessary. This is a very good decision on your par... Read More
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