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Doctor insights on: Cigarette Smoking Effects On The Body

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For an insurance discount blood test how long will it take to get cigarette smoking to not show on test? I smoke @3 cigarettes/day.

For an insurance discount blood test how long will it take to get cigarette smoking to not show on test? I smoke @3 cigarettes/day.

1 week: You need to stop smoking as this is never a good choice. But for practical purposes you need to remain 1 week at minimum without smoking. ...Read more

Cigarette Smoking (Definition)

Cigarette smoking is the smoking of cigarettes. Smoking ...Read more


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What are ill effects for cigarette smoking?

What are ill effects for cigarette smoking?

So many!: Checkout thetruth.Com or, if you like your facts straight up without the razzle dazzle: http://www.Cdc.Gov/tobacco/data_statistics/fact_sheets/health_effects/effects_cig_smoking/. ...Read more

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Health effects of vaping vs health effects of cigarette smoking?

Health effects of vaping vs health effects of cigarette smoking?

In my opinion (only): Cigarette smoking is RISKY..Heart Disease (nicotine) and CANCER (tars etc) VAPING is only the nicotine (IE STILL RISKY behavior! Again My Opinion Only ( Shared by MOST of my colleagues!) Hope this helps! Z ...Read more

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Doctors, what are the harmful effects of cigarette smoking?

Doctors, what are the harmful effects of cigarette smoking?

Many answers to this: First bad breath and dentition. Then the higher the risk of oral cancer. Then the possiblity of having COPD and of course cancer. Most of these things are preventable if you just quit! these are the most common. Then there is the higher risk of heart disease and vascular problems(circulation). Many other diseases associated with this as well. ...Read more

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Do people think that jogging/running can stop the effects of cigarette smoking?

Do people think that jogging/running can stop the effects of cigarette smoking?

Not really: One of the harmful effects of smoking is increasing risk of heart disease, making it more likely for your heart blood vessels to be blocked/atherosclerosis. Running may help prevent this, but not completely. The effects of smoking, on balance, would be worse. PLUS, there are all the lung effects (emphysema, cancer) that running would have no preventive effect on. No smoking is best. Good wishes:) ...Read more

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Is there any empirical data that compares the effects of cigar with cigarette smoking?

Is there any empirical data that compares the effects of cigar with cigarette smoking?

Yes: The real difference is the type of cancers. Cigars don't have filters, and cigar smokers tend to hold the smoke in their mouths and throat rather than inhaling. Cigars have higher levels of nicotine. Both cigar and cigarette smokers have similar risk for oral cancers. There are strong links between cigar smoking and cancer of the pancreas, and male breast cancer. ...Read more

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Can you please tell me the problems of cigarette smoking?

Can you please tell me the problems of cigarette smoking?

Too many to count: Irritable lungs, worsen asthma, can worsen chronic ear disease, affect cilia function making one more vulnerable to respiratory infections like pneumonia, worsen heart disease, worsen atherosclerosis, cause blood vessel disease (peripheral vascular disease). ...Read more