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Does any of these factors like stress, anxiety, tension, depression or smoking can cause dilated cardiomyopathy ?

Does any of these factors like stress, anxiety, tension, depression or smoking can cause dilated cardiomyopathy ?

Dilated Heart: No. The causes of dilated cardiomyopathy include damage to the heart from a heart attack due to atherosclerotic cardiac disease which affects the heart muscle or vessels to the heart. Other causes include certain infections and drugs such as Cocaine and alcohol. Certain medications can also cause this condition. Anxiety or stress do not cause this. ...Read more

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Anxiety (Definition)

Anxiety is a general term for several disorders that cause nervousness, fear, apprehension, and worrying. These disorders affect how we feel and behave, and they can manifest real physical symptoms. Mild anxiety is vague and unsettling, while severe anxiety can be extremely debilitating, having a serious ...Read more


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Does smoking weed help anxiety?

Does smoking weed help anxiety?

Yes and no: Psychotic anxiety: absolutely not ptsd anxiety: possibly gad anxiety: possibly social anxiety: worsens it depersonalization/derealization anxiety: worsens it ocd anxiety: of no help. ...Read more

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Can smoking weed help for an anxiety disorder?

Can smoking weed help for an anxiety disorder?

May worsen it: Some people feel more relaxed after taking in cannabis but it could also worsen it. Possible effects of marijuana: anxiety, depression, fear, panic , delusions, hallucinations, losing touch with reality, inattentiveness, short-term memory problems, disturbances of thought processes. ...Read more

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I have anxiety after smoking weed and my vision has gotten worse. Is this normal?

I have anxiety after smoking weed and my vision has gotten worse. Is this normal?

Not unusual: While most people feel relaxed after use of marijuana, some feel anxious. There are many different strains of cannabis; some are more stimulating & some more sedating. Also, sometimes "weed" can be adulterated with other chemicals. No herb or medicine is equally good for everyone & marijuana may not be suitable for your system. The blurred vision is likely due to muscle relaxation. See my comment:. ...Read more

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Can i get anxiety from smoking weed?

Cannabis Anxiety: Yes, some people believe that different strains of marijuana are connected to anxiety (increased heart rate, and paranoia). ...Read more

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Anxiety attack after smoking weed. Could it be a result of anxiety issues or just the weed?

Anxiety attack after smoking weed. Could it be a result of anxiety issues or just the weed?

Possibly the THC: It may be related to the canabis use.Possible effects of marijuana can include anxiety, depression, fear, panic , delusions, hallucinations, losing touch with reality, inattentiveness, short-term memory problems & disturbances of thought processes. ...Read more

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Did cigarettes cause my anxiety or did weed because i took a break from smoking weed and started smoking cigarettes when will it go away?

Did cigarettes cause my anxiety or did weed because i took a break from smoking weed and started smoking cigarettes when will it go away?

Addiction counseling: Your history is spread over several questions and remains incomplete, therefore unanswerable. You are young. Do yourself a favor and see an addiction counselor who can evaluate your substance use and your anxiety and will refer you for nonaddicting psychotherapy to deal with your anxiety. ...Read more

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Please somebody.tell.me how can i stop having anxiety.after.smoking weed.is there something i can.take to relax dont tell me quit.smoking?

Please somebody.tell.me how can i stop having anxiety.after.smoking weed.is there something i can.take to relax dont tell me quit.smoking?

You said not to tell: you to quit smoking. I won't tell you to quit smoking. But - I will encourage you to listen to what your body is telling you. ...Read more

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I stopped smoking weed i used to smoke everyday but now I have anxiety does weed anxiety ever go away how long does it take for heavy users?

It'll be ok in time: Whatever the reason you stopped, i hope you got to the point that you wanted to. Congratulations for doing something for yourself that you believe will improve life. If there is an na or aa meeting near you try a visit or a few. Those folk will almost for sure have experience with quitter's anxiety. I don't know if the amount will make it take more time, but if you can stop, you can do this too! ...Read more

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If i quit smoking weed, will my anxiety finally go away?

Cannabis can: Cause anxiety, depression, fear, panic , delusions, paranoia, hallucinations, losing touch with reality, inattentiveness, short-term memory problems, disturbances of thought processes. If the cannabis is the cause, the anxiety may resolve. But sometime even after you quit - the symptoms continue to occur. ...Read more

Smoking (Definition)

More than 46 million, nearly 21% of adults in the United States, smoke, according to a 2010 report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Smoking rates remained constant from 2005 - 2009. Smoking kills more than 5 million people a year worldwide, accounting for 1 out of ...Read more