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How To Detox Cigarettes From The Body
Do not take meth: Stop taking meth entirely. The body will get rid of the residue. There is no need for cleanse or detoxifying. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
You can't: This is a common subject of discussion by charlatans. There are even bogus labs that diagnose everyone with toxic heavy metals. If you are interested in this stuff, get with an evidence-based holistic physician. If you have an actual exposure, get with a physician with a focus in this area. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Up to 1 year: Nicotine can stay in your system for upto 72 hours. The byproducts of nicotine can stay in your system for upto 3 weeks. Nicotine can be found in your hair upto 1 year. The tar deposit from cigarettes in your lungs is usually permanent. This does not mean that quitting smoking won't change anything. Quitting smoking has numerous beneficial effects and some damage other than tar can be reverse. ...Read more
I dont think you can: All you have to do is google "body detoxification" and you will find hundreds, perhaps thousands, of methods and products to help the body detox itself. However, I have not seen any scientific studies that prove that such a thing happens, or that any of these things work. As far as i know, only time works, and it works well. A healthy diet, exercise and a positive attitude helps you feel better. ...Read more
Pretty quick: For the chemical to leave but the withdrwal will peak in1-2 days, last for weeks and cravings go for months or years. ...Read more
More healthy: Initially you will have the usual craving (it is a strong addiction), and this will recur especially when around others who smoke. But eventually you will smell better, your taste and food variety will increase, if you have chronic cough that will diminish and eventually disappear, and of course your body will applaud in the long run as it can recover from much of the damage. ...Read more
Variable: Depends what you mean by "out of system". Nicotine can clear within 2 days but its metabolic product from the liver-- "cotinine" --is cleared more slowly. Cotinine is often tested for in urine & blood tests and it can be found many days later, especially in heavy smokers. However, people experience nicotine withdrawal within a few hours & most nicotine suffering is very severe within 20 hours. ...Read more
About 15 years: Your cancer risk will go back down to baseline after 15 years. However any damage done to lung capacity is permanent. (emphysema changes). At 33, now is a good time to stop and you should be fine. Take a look at this article http://jco.Ascopubs.Org/content/21/5/921.Full" rel="nofollow" target="_bla. ...Read more
How does the body filter toxins (ie heavy metals) from the environment and in the food that we eat?
Via the kidneys: Through the glomerular filtrate. Even the ones that are a bit toxic to the kidney, like cadmium, make it out. There's some storage of some of the problem ones in the bones. Please be discerning in your reading, and be advised that most "independent" labs that will test you for multiple heavy metal poisonings are cynical scams. ...Read more
What is the best method to detoxify the body from heavy metals like mercury and aluminium? Thank you
Many methods but...: This is a good question but even doctors who specialize in detox don't agree which method is best. What helps mercury most may not help lead much and aluminum needs its own approach! Saunas are one safe method for all. Work with an integrative practitioner. See http://tinyurl.com/bmoojfw http://tinyurl.com/pgvaau4 http://tinyurl.com/hj872d5 http://tinyurl.com/zduakw8 http://tinyurl.com/pgdk864 ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Generally just time: While a mild withdrawal syndrome from marijuana has been reported, it is nothing like what you see with opioids and alcohol/benzos, and generally some mild irritability, sleep disturbances and anxiety, which can be treated symptomatically if needed. An anti-anxiety drug for a few days to a week is usually adequate. Replacing it with a program-counseling, exercise, better coping skills takes longer. ...Read more
Good habit only: Unless needed, we don't give anything to flush salts or toxins. The body has a way of maintaining homeostasis unless you overwhelm it with toxins. We treat overdoses with antidotes but as long as you eat right and treat your body right, there is no need for unnecessary things. ...Read more
How long does marijuana stay in your system? What's the fastest, most natural way to clean it out.
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