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Doctor insights on: If You Smoke Outside And Come In Will The Smoke Affect Your Baby

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If your sitting next to people smoking marijuana, and your next to the smoke will you inhale marijuana, even a small amount in your system?

Yes: The answer is absolutely yes. You will be breathing in air containing marijuana and it will be absorbed into your system. There is simply no way around that. Best wishes. ...Read more

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If someone is smoking marijuana in the same house as a 3 month old baby and and the baby inhales the second hand smoke how can it affect the baby?

If someone is smoking marijuana in the same house as a 3 month old baby and and the baby inhales the second hand smoke how can it affect the baby?

Yes: and you need to keep the baby safe by prohibiting such use in the house. Senjay Gupta, MD has been narrating a program on the pros and cons with marijuana in CNN the past few days. Hope you can catch the re-runs. ...Read more

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If I smoke outside, then come in & hold the baby, is it ok? Will I be harming the baby in any way?

If I smoke outside, then come in & hold the baby, is it ok? Will I be harming the baby in any way?

Yes: Smokers generally lose the tiny sensor fibers in their nose that detect the smoky odor that hangs in your hair or on your clothes.Stop for 5 days & they regrow & you will smell it. That lingering smell will irritate babies respiratory system & double the URI /ear infection rate of an infant.It has also been linked to crib death. Over time, the kid will decide it's neat to smoke & become a smoker. ...Read more

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When you are on oxygen permanently, does your body get use to a certain amount so you can't reduce the amount taken in later?

When you are on oxygen permanently, does your body get use to a certain amount so you can't reduce the amount taken in later?

Sort of.: People on long-term oxygen may be unable to keep themselves adequately ventilated without it, although this depends a lot on the condition for which they were put on oxygen in the first place. ...Read more

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Can you get nicotine in your body from smoking weed in a blunt wrapper afyer you have taken out all of the tobacco?

Can you get nicotine in your body from smoking weed in a blunt wrapper afyer you have taken out all of the tobacco?

Nicotine: It depends on if the wrapper is made of tobacco or paper and how much tobacco has been absorbed by the wrapper. I suspect it would be a small total amount. ...Read more

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Can you get addicted to cigarettes if you only keep the smoke in your mouth?

Can you get addicted to cigarettes if you only keep the smoke in your mouth?

Ask Clinton: You may not but do you really want to see how close you can get to the fire without getting burned? ...Read more

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How detrimental or addictive can smoking be if you take in the smoke into your mouth and exhale without taking it into your lungs?

How detrimental or addictive can smoking be if you take in the smoke into your mouth and exhale without taking it into your lungs?

It still can be both: Addicting and destructive. Nicotine is also absorbed through the mucous membranes of the mouth (this is why people get hooked on chewing tobacco and snuff), and the smoke causes head and neck cancer - cancer of the mouth, tongue, and larynx. In addition, it is highly likely that you will begin to inhale the cigarettes at some point. It is likely you could quit with less trouble than most people. ...Read more

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How harmful is it if you take in the smoke into your mouth and exhale without taking it into your lungs?

How harmful is it if you take in the smoke into your mouth and exhale without taking it into your lungs?

Depends what drug: Not sure what you are smoking, but whether it is tobacco, weed or meth, why would you smoke it that way? If you smoke any of these, the likelihood is that you won't stay on the "not inhaling plan." don't get started if you haven't, and get help to quit if you have. ...Read more

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If you smoke cigarettes and you have hpv, will your body kill or not kill the virus on its own if you smoke?

If you smoke cigarettes and you have hpv, will your body kill or not kill the virus on its own if you smoke?

No, though...: Good imagination - similar to drinking red wine to the heart. But there has been no one word good about smoking tobacco in available literature yet - unlike red wine story; so, stop smoking to save life and live longer ; better; no such a thing. Smoking can help control hpv, but healthy lifestyle with no overindulgence ; obsession as described in http://www.Energy-ability.Blogspot.Com/ ...Read more

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When children are exposed to second hand smoke, can you see any smoke coming from their lungs?

When children are exposed to second hand smoke, can you see any smoke coming from their lungs?

No: But the effect of smoke accumulates in their lungs and predisposes them to asthma and lung infections. ...Read more

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Wearing a mask all day increase the risk of getting sick b/c germs can get in and breed in your coughing n sneezing?You might adjust your mask and take it off so you will be touching an infected area.

Wearing a mask all day increase the risk of getting sick b/c germs can get in and breed in your coughing n sneezing?You might adjust your mask and take it off so you will be touching an infected area.

Not if used properly: Wearing a mask helps cut down the possibility of sharing germs between people. To be effective it must be changed every hour or so as it is no longer effective once to gets wet from your breath. If you are sick the best thing to do is not wear a mask, but stay home and recover rather then risking exposing other people. ...Read more

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How much time do you have to keep the thing the orthodontist puts in your mouth to stop your tongue from touching or pushing on your teeth?

How much time do you have to keep the thing the orthodontist puts in your mouth to stop your tongue from touching or pushing on your teeth?

Ask: Treatment philosophies differ. You'll have to ask your orthodontic specialist exactly what he/she has panned for you. It can take nine months to a year to retrain neuromuscular patterns. ...Read more

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Will it cause harm to your baby if your still early and you color your hair in an open area?

Will it cause harm to your baby if your still early and you color your hair in an open area?

Color hair: It is not advisable to place chemicals on or in your body when you are pregnant. ...Read more