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Can Smoking Marijuana As A Teenager Cause You To Develop Panic Attacks
Panic is a psychological and somatic state of anxiety usually involving extreme fear, characterized by symptoms such as shortness of breath, rapid pounding heartbeat, sometimes dizziness or light-headedness, tunnel vision, a sense of unreality, and a feeling of needing to escape from ...Read more
Multiple factors: We do not fully understand panic attacks. We believe it is an interplay between a genetic or familial susceptibility to anxiety and some external trigger. The trigger can be a real or imagined event which produces the biologic response of extreme fearfulness. Panic attacks are treatable. Discuss treatment options with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Risk factors for heart attacks include age, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, family history, and tobacco use. Among other things, smoking leads to chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) that forces the heart to work harder to maintain the same level of perfusion, predisposing to a number of cardiomyopathies including right-sided heart failure and myocardial infarction. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can infants have anxiety attack symptoms? If anxiety can be hereditary, is it possible for infants to have anxiety attack symptoms?
Possible: Anxiety is a normal emotion felt in anticipation of the unknown.It is developed over time based on our life experiences. Infants have fear of objects and later, of strangers at about the 9-10th month and later about the 18th month. They may respond to feared objects with symptoms that resemble those seen in adults with anxiety. ...Read more
Nicotine Withdraw: You could be getting anxiety form a nicotine withdraw. There are over the counter medications that can safely taper and wean your nicotine down in a healthy fashion, so you do not experience the withdraw that you may be now. Feel free to discus with your Dr. as well, Great JOB in quitting! ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
The stimulants &: Other chemicals in cigarettes may contribute to triggering a panic attack. ...Read more
Can smoking alone cause a heart attack in 41 year old woman. or would you have to have other uncontrolled risk factors?
Probability: It's all a matter of probabilities. A 41 yo woman with BP of 120, cholesterol 200, HDL of 50, BP of 120 who doesn't smoke has 0.7% ten year risk of heart attack. If she smokes, her risk is 2.7%. To calc your own risk, goto: http://my.americanheart.org/professional/StatementsGuidelines/Prevention-Guidelines_UCM_457698_SubHomePage.jsp - Then click on "Launch Web Version". ...Read more
Possibly: There is a lot of research on this. What is known is that people (usually late teens) about to have their first psychotic episode often begin using or increase the use of marijuana. Unclear is the cause of that connection. Perhaps emerging psychosis changes values, leading to new activities such as marijuana use; or perhaps marijuana has an effect on the brain, speeding the psychotic process. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How many cigarettes would a person with asthma have to smoke in order to trigger an asthma attack?
Can stress and anxiety actually cause you to develop a heart disease? Or can it only cause heart issues in those with pre existing heart problems?
Yes/NO: During a panic attack , a person may experience multiple physical symptoms including breathing difficulty such as feeling that he/she can't take a deep enough breath or can't even yawn, or feeling of chocking or hyperventilation. ... Over 25 years, we have never seen a patient where they stopped breathing. Usually oxygen concentration is within normal limits. Good luck and feel better. ...Read more
Is it normal for a person who has panic attacks to start having alot of attacks when they are trying to quit smoking cigarettes?
Can a person who has avoided certain public speaking situations at work develop anxiety over this and get a panic attack from it ?
Can hyperventilation from a panic attack or tic-ing (I have tourettes) cause a lung over expansion injury? Or can I not worry about that during panic?
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