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I have a question about nicotine, and its fatality. If you were to inject a large amount of pure nicotine, would it be painful?
Injecting nicotine: Why would you want to do that? Please call 911 or 1-800-273-8255 or 1800-222-1222 ...Read more
What are your opinions & what should I know about nicotine vapor inhalers? Better than cigarettes, i'd think, but i want a professional opinion?
E-cigs: It is definitely better than cigarette as the tar is removed which is the more carcinogenic part. It should be used in decremental manner to get off smoking . It is still addicting as it has the nicotine. It causes vasoconstriction and increase in blood pressure, it causes deposition of cholesterol in blood vessels, and despite not known to be carcinogenic it may trigger cancer cells to multiply. ...Read more
I took an UA for employment. I was nervous about nicotine being in my system after 3 weeks of no tabacco. I used synthetic urine , will they know?
Depends: many companies are using screening methods to rule out people cheating on U.A. some are not. ...Read more
Im a smoker & trying to quit. I was thinkin about trying nicorette (nicotine gum), (nicotine gum) seeing as how I have wellcare medicaid, i can get nicorette (nicotine gum) free. Good idea or not?
GREAT IDEA!: You're certainly on the right track! quitting smoking is a terrific idea. Speak with your doctor about whether the gum is recommended for you. For some people the gum reduces withdrawal symptoms, including nicotine craving. So, it might be a good idea for you as you are getting through the beginning phase of quitting cigarettes and improving your health. Make a plan and go! ...Read more
Bad for you: birth control alone can cause cancer of breast and liver and blood clots espec. if smoke , should try natural family planning , look up online or libray NFP.org it is natural and easy , midcycle is time for egg to come down waiting for sperm , both live 2-3days so avoiding intercourse day 12-18 and cervical mucus is more and watery /stretchy when fertile if check daily changes , temp. rise 1/2 d ...Read more