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What's the effect of alcohol on the kidneys and lungs?

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What's the effect of alcohol on the kidneys and lungs?

Alcohol kidney lung: Massive amount can overwhelm kidney and liver capacity to eliminate alcohol and toxic levels can kill. Kidneys otherwise filter much faster (to be simple) but main organs that suffer are brain liver heart and vascular system. Cirrhosis can occur 15-20y later, hypertension can be consequence of alcoholism, heart muscle can loose power to contract properly and enlarge then fail, arrythmia then occur. ...Read more

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What are the effects of pulmonary fibrosis on the lungs?

What are the effects of pulmonary fibrosis on the lungs?

Lung Stiffness: Fibrosis or "scaring" of the lungs causes the lungs to be very stiff. Thus, it becomes difficult for the patient to be able to take deep breaths. Over time, the fibrosis continues to advance causing the patient more dyspnea and need for oxygen. ...Read more

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What is the harmful effect of residual fibrosis on the lungs?

What is the harmful effect of residual fibrosis on the lungs?

Depends: Thant depends on the extenst of the fibrosis. If it is isolated and does not involve much of the lung, then the effects are probably clinically insignificant. But if the fibrosis is extensive then pulmonary function will be compromised. Only a pulmonologist can tell you for sure after evaluating you and the radiographic studies. ...Read more

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What are the effect and mechanisms of action of hypoxia on the respiratory rate?

What are the effect and mechanisms of action of hypoxia on the respiratory rate?

Hmmm: Brain stem senses hypoxia causes respiratory rate to increase. The stress also causes epi and norepi release from adrenals which causes nervousness, increased heart rate and elevated blood pressure. ...Read more

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What are the effects of alcoholism on the gut?

What are the effects of alcoholism on the gut?

See below: Inflamation of the lining causing bleeding, ulcers, occasional malabsortion. It there is liver disease, there may be swelling of certain blood vessels and bleedimg temdencies. ...Read more

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What are the effects of steroids on the heart?

What are the effects of steroids on the heart?

Different things...: Steroids can cause high blood pressure. It can cause water retention and worsen congestive heart failure in moderate to high doses. Rarely high dose steroids used for a extended length of time can cause weakening of the heart muscle and is known as steroid induced cardiomyopathy. ...Read more

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What are the effects of smoking cigarettes?

What are the effects of smoking cigarettes?

Lots of bad effects: Smoking affects multiple system, and can cause copd, different cancerslike lungs, oral vavity, ubladder, prone to heart disease, peripheral vascular disease, etc. ...Read more

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What are the effects of crack smoke on children?

What are the effects of crack smoke on children?

Largely unknown: If babies are exposed in utero to drugs such as Cocaine they can have learning and behavior problems. Many of these babies are also exposed to other substances as well, that can cause a variety of effects. ...Read more

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What are the effects of bulimia on the voice?

What are the effects of bulimia on the voice?

Laryngitis and more: If repeated vomiting is part of your bulemic spectrum, then exposure of the vocal cords to stomach acid & pepsin will result in inflammation of the vocal cords (as is also often seen with acid regurgitation). Acute laryngitis may result, but watch out for chronic hoarseness, throat clearing, airway spasms, bronchitis, an asthma-type presentation, and even a higher risk of throat cancer. ...Read more

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What are the effects of passive smoking of cannabis?

What are the effects of passive smoking of cannabis?

We know more about: The carcinogens in tobacco products, and its addictive substance, nicotine, than the toxins in smoked cannabis, and its psychologically addictive substance tetrahydrocannabinol. I would not view it as "safer", just less well studied and understood. ...Read more

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What are the effects of smoking weed while on medications?

Variable: Weed itself varies. What you got before may be different from now. Also, individuals have varying sensitivities. But there may be a synergistic effect of intoxication: they get too strong. But there is also the metabolism: weed has some metabolic pathways that may be the same as your meds, thereby making weed and your meds either weaker or stronger. Unpredictable, and therefore unwise. ...Read more

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What are the effects of cocaine on the brain?

What are the effects of cocaine on the brain?

Cocaine is dangerous: Cocaine (either snorted as powder or smoked as crack) produces a powerful high, that users describe as very pleasurable. It has multiple effects on the brain, interfering with neurotransmitters like norepinephrine, serotonin, dopamine and others preventing them from being reabsorbed. It also affects other organs, and can trigger heart attacks and strokes, as well as kidney failure. Be careful. ...Read more

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Whats the effect of marijuana on the body?

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Whats the effect of marijuana on the body?

Pot: Pot use does harm to the brain & body. Refer to the diagram for details. ...Read more

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What are the effects of smoking on my taste buds?

What are the effects of smoking on my taste buds?

Effect of smoking: Smoking will tend to decrease your sense of taste, irritate all the soft tissues in your mouth in general and can cause cell mutation resulting in oral cancer. It still escapes me why anyone would want to smoke knowing the documented dangers to your body. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of e-cigarettes?

What are the side effects of e-cigarettes?

Its own problems: E-cigarettes has no tobacco no tar from it , that is the claim, but has nicotine , the danerous chmical that effects blood vessels and cause severa health problems , is no gift to you health. ...Read more

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Can the use *Preferably non-smoking of marijuana have negative effects on Diabetic Retinopathy? Due to the effects marijuana has on the eyes.

Can the use *Preferably non-smoking of marijuana have negative effects on Diabetic Retinopathy? Due to the effects marijuana has on the eyes.

Potential benefits: The following is a link detailing a novel use of non-smoking form of marihuana called "Cannabidiol As a Putative Novel Therapy for Diabetic Retinopathy". http://www.420magazine.com/forums/diabetes/152457-cannabidiol-putative-novel-therapy-diabetic-retinopathy.html. Hopefully this will address your question well. ...Read more

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What the effect of spasmo proxyvon on the new born of the person using the drug?

What the effect of spasmo proxyvon on the new born of the person using the drug?

Neonatal effects: Spasmo proxyvon is a combination of dicyclonine, acetominophen, and dextropropoxyphen. It is used as a pain killer and can become addictive. The individual ingredients are not known to cause birth defects. However, used during pregnancy it can be responsible for neonatal signs and symptoms of withdrawal after birth. ...Read more

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What are the adverse effects of gerd, particularly on the tongue and sense of taste?

What are the adverse effects of gerd, particularly on the tongue and sense of taste?

Altered taste/textur: The acids in your stomach that find their way into your mouth if you suffer from gerd can have long term negative effects on your oral cavity. From damage to tooth enamel and dentin, to altering the tissues of the mouth, including the tongue. Altered or diminished ability to taste, as well as a whitish coating on the tongue have been reported. It can also lead to halitosis or bad breath. ...Read more

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