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Can You Get Pericarditis From Smoking Off Of Tin Foil
Mostly the same ones: you get from cigarettes you DON'T pick up off the ground. I am going to assume you have a computer and pay for an internet service, so I am concerned as to why you are picking up butts. Anybody who has a bacterial or viral infection can leave saliva with these germs on the cigarette, and you could be exposed. In addition, tuberculosis could be spread, as well as herpesvirus infections. Quit now. ...Read more
Can you get nicotine in your body from smoking weed in a blunt wrapper afyer you have taken out all of the tobacco?
Do particles from smoke that you inhale from a fire or pieces of dust from clay stay in your lungs forever?
If someone smoked crack out of a pipe and you smoke weed out of the same pipe could you get high off residual crack?
Yes: The chances are yes.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is it possible to contract aids, hiv, or STDs from smoking already used cigarettes off the street?
Low risk, but the: Practice of smoking discarded butts is a very bad idea. You are exposing yourself to many infections, e.g., herpes, infectious mono, helicobacter, hpv and HIV etc. Not to mention the health risks of tobacco. Stop using tobacco in any form. See this site for HIV information. http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/resources/qa/transmission.htm. ...Read more
Having a bonfire and threw 3 aluminum cans in. After they melted is it possible to get aluminum poisoning from the fumes of them?
Not likely: Here is a fascinating study of fumes from campfires down by the Rocky Mountain Forest Service. Metal fumes in garbage thrown into campfires that appeared to be a problem were cadmium (from batteries), lead, beryllium, and mercury. See http://www.fs.fed.us/t-d/pubs/htmlpubs/htm04232327/page01.htm ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the risk of getting damaging smoke inhalation from a bonfire if the wood jumps out and smoke surrounds you but you leave the site after?
How do you feel now?: If you feel better and better as time passes, you are probably alright. If you don't - especially if you feel worse, go to an er or urgent care. You know if your respiratory system is basically strong or not. If not, check it with your doctor even if you feel pretty good so they'll have a record of the incident for future reference. Best! ...Read more
If you laways ate one type of food and then just stopped, can your body have a withdrawal from food like withdrawal from alcohol or cigarettes?
Scared to quit ciggs cold turkey because of anxiety and don't know the withdrawals. I heard you can die from withdrawing in alcohol. Will i be fine?
I was in a car for 20 minutes full of cigarette smoke. Would that do any damage to my skin and lungs and can you reverse it?
Most likely okay: If is one time exposure most likely you can rid of it in little time. ...Read more
Can you get a yeast infection in your lungs from being exposed to black mold for two years. Breathing the spores in the air. I feel like im dying?
Is it dangerous to use a roommate's electric hair clipper due to germs of others on blade which could get into the blood stream if you cut yourself while using the clipper?
Opened gas oven to take food out and felt a burn feeling in one nostril from heat. Can this cause any damage from the smoke or gas?
No ....: You are fine...Get a more detailed answer ›
Inflammed vocal cord: Prolonged exposure to smoking can cause inflammation to the vocal cords, irritation and productive cough.If your phlegm is frothy or bubbly you might be having asthmatic attacks, if colored you need antibiotics.Consult your md for further evaluation.Thanks! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you get mercury poisoning from bbq charcoal? If you were exposed, could this cause hives tremors lightheadness all the time?
I tend to sometimes get metal shavings from cans and i'm assuming i've ingested some is this safe? Or toxic?
Do not eat metal: This question is unclear. Why would a human 'get metal shavings' in any way to ingest them. This is not healthy and it is toxic. I would think you are smart enough to know not to do this again. ...Read more
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