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How does aluminum help the body?

Although Aluminum: can be found in trace amounts in the body, it has no essential role as far as I know. Higher levels are toxic. ...Read more

Marijuana (Definition)

Marijuana refers to the various preparations of the Cannabis plant into the psychoactive drug for recreational use ...Read more


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How does marijuana affect the human body? How bad is it for your lungs. Is it addictive? Does the human body crave for marijuana?

How does marijuana affect the human body? How bad is it for your lungs. Is it addictive? Does the human body crave for marijuana?

See below: Aside from health and "gateway"issues, marijuana is addictive. There are cravings and a clear cut withdrawal syndrome upon cessation characterized by increased blood pressure, irritability, insomnia among others. They will last several weeks. ...Read more

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How long does your body take to get rid of nicotine in ypur system?

How long does your body take to get rid of nicotine in ypur system?

Couple of days: Depends somewhat on how heavy a smoker you were, how deeply you inhaled and held the cigarette, and the nicotine content of the tobacco you were using, but in general urinary cotinine (the metabolite of nicotine) becomes negative within 2-3 days after cessation. ...Read more

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How long does it take for your body to excrete the chemicals from cigarettes?

How long does it take for your body to excrete the chemicals from cigarettes?

Nicotine: Nicotine metabolizes quickly in the body. Usually within 8 hours, also it depends on the amount someone smokes. The effects of smoking like if someone had copd- reversal of lung function may take 3- 6 months( provided there is not already a structural damage). ...Read more

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How long does it take the body to regenerate blood?

How long does it take the body to regenerate blood?

Making blood: If the bone marrow and kidneys are normal and iron storage is full it won't take long to rebuild the blood it's been lost. Our body make 2 million new red blood cell each second, so roughly it takes 8-12 weeks to replace 500cc of blood. Hope this answers your question. ...Read more

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How does the cigarettes affects my body?

How does the cigarettes affects my body?

Unfortunately, the: harmful health effects from smoking cigarettes is huge. Besides nicotine there are more than 4,000 chemicals in tobacco smoke, at least 60 of which cause cancer.Carbon monoxide binds to hemoglobin leading to chronic lung disease. Nicotine promotes heart/other vascular diseases.Other oxidant gases react with oxygen promoting blood clotting. The effects are too numerous to list..bad NEWS! Stay away! ...Read more

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Whta is an antioxidant? How does it help the body stay healthy?

Whta is an antioxidant? How does it help the body stay healthy?

Normal oxygen use: Without oxygen you die, but oxygen is also poisonous when it is in excess. Oxidants and antioxidants strike a balance between two extremes, moderation in everything ...Read more

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How does cannabis disrupt the body system and cause ill health?

How does cannabis disrupt the body system and cause ill health?

Cannabis: Potential long-term risk of Cannabis include panic attacks, anxiety disorders, paranoia, dissociation, psychosis, aggression, ataxia, hallucinations & illusions ...Read more

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How does smoked crystal meth travel the body? Where does it go and how long does it remain?

How does smoked crystal meth travel the body? Where does it go and how long does it remain?

Smoking meth: Smoked methamphetamine goes into the lungs and into pulmonary vasculature -- and then to the rest of the body including the brain. Effects typically last 2-4 hours, with residual effects up to 12 hours. It can be detectable in the body for 2-4 days after use, depending on frequency of use and other factors. Using at all can be deadly. ...Read more

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How does the body use glucose?

How does the body use glucose?

For fuel: It is utilized by the body much as a car utilizes gasoline. The energy produced by the breakdown of glucose provides the energy needed to run all the body's cellular functions, such as contracting muscles, etc. ...Read more

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How long does marijuana stay in the human body?

time MJ in system: The length of time marijuana stays in the body is dependent on many factors. Distribution, metabolism, and elimination. These in turn are affected by the amount of fat one has. Mj often is released slowly from fat so it can be in the system for weeks to a month or so. ...Read more

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What to do if i read that the immune system can rid the body of HPV on its own, how long does that take?

What to do if i read that the immune system can rid the body of HPV on its own, how long does that take?

Varies: About 80% of those who contract hpv have cleared if by 1 year after getting it. By three years about 90% have cleared it. About 10% of people will not be able to cleaf the virus, or it will take longer than 3 years. ...Read more

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How does Plan B work, and how long does the medication stay in your body?

How does Plan B work, and how long does the medication stay in your body?

Preventing ovulation: The medication works by inhibitting ovulation. Thus, no egg, no pregnancy! the half-life of the medication varies greatly ranging from 11 to 45 hours and so it is difficult to say for sure. Based on this, it stays in the body for about 2.5 days to just over 1 wk. If you still have question, post it here or consult your doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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How long does it take for the toxins to leave your body after you smoke marijuana?

Weeks: The effects of smoking marijuana fade quickly, but the drug, known affectionately as "weed, " can be detected in the body for weeks and sometimes longer. How long it remains in the system depends on how often or how much marijuana the user has been smoking. ...Read more

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Help please? How much carbon monoxide does it take to harm the human body?

It depends: There are exposure limits for carbon monoxide - 35 ppm, but individuals can be effected differently. Look here for more information - http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/toxfaqs/TF.asp?id=1163&tid=253. The important thing to keep in mind is that effects are temporary. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me how long will the weed stay in my system?

Variable: Single use of marijuana should be out of your urine in 1 to 7 days. Regular use of marijuana – should be out of urine in 7 to 100 days. Single use marijuana can be detected 12 to 24 hours in blood. Regular use marijuana can be detected for 2 to 7 days in blood. Marijuana regular use detected in hair for months. Single use might not be picked up in hair. ...Read more

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Where and how does gas affect the body?

Where and how does gas affect the body?

Gas production: I am assuming flatus and burping, the gas has to be produced by one of three things: 1. Activity by bacteria usually in colon multiple u tube videos showing this 2. Swallowing the air during the act of eating or chewing 3. Inserting gas into body there is no adverse effects as long as it passes naturally most people pass flatus approximately 14 x a day. ...Read more

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How long does marijuana stay in your system? What's the fastest, most natural way to clean it out.

How long does marijuana stay in your system? What's the fastest, most natural way to clean it out.

It hides in fat: Heavy users can stay positive on urine tests for a month. Reducing your body fat will reduce the THC storage area. No know way to increase its metabolism. ...Read more

Ganja (Definition)

Ganja is a Sanskrit word ...Read more