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Is it harmful smoking pot on a daily basis. My friends tell me its chill.?

Is it harmful smoking pot on a daily basis. My friends tell me its chill.?

Yes: There are several factors to consider. First and foremost is the damage it can do to your lungs. It will also tend to make you less productive. The long term effects can include memory issues later in life. It can also lower your inhibitions to try other drugs. ...Read more

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Smoking one cigarette of weed on a daily basis, is it unhealthy? I tend to do this to improve my eating taste and appetite. Please advice.

Smoking one cigarette of weed on a daily basis, is it unhealthy? I tend to do this to improve my eating taste and appetite. Please advice.

What state do u live: There is very little research to suggest that one a day would be any problem. However in many states it is illegal and therefore I could not recommend that. It is interesting that there are receptors in the brain for THC. They must have a reason for being there but we don't know yet why. There is research that cannanabidoids may actually improve the immune system ...Read more

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Im taking Valtrex (valacyclovir) on a daily basis, plus super lysine 1500mg, and vitamins c and zinc. Yet i continue to have outbreaks that lasts for a week or two. I watch what i eat, stop smoking! please help me!

Im taking  Valtrex (valacyclovir) on a daily basis, plus super lysine 1500mg, and vitamins c and zinc. Yet i continue to have outbreaks that lasts for a week or two. I watch what i eat, stop smoking! please help me!

Trigger foods?: Sometimes is cases of stubborn herpes outbreaks, avoiding peanuts, oatmeal and other such trigger foods can help. Applying a licorice-lysine gel to the lesions can also speed healing. http://www.wisewomanherbals.com/index.cfm?page=details&prodid=522&category=5&secondary=11. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are harmful effects of smoking weed?

Could you tell me what are harmful effects of smoking weed?

Possible effects...: Possible effects of marijuana: anxiety, depression, fear, panic , delusions, hallucinations, losing touch with reality, inattentiveness, short-term memory problems, disturbances of thought processes. Fatigue, poor concentration, slowed reaction times & slowed problem solving. ...Read more

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Could you tell me ways to go about quitting smoking cold turkey?

Smoking Cessation: #1. Nicotine anonymous #2 I have had success treating people in recovery from nicotine addiction using the patch. Decrease the dose very gradually, making reductions every two weeks or longer, to increase the likelihood of staying stopped. This works bests if done in combination with #1. ...Read more

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I am 31 female and started smoking at 13. I smoked 1 to 2 ppd. I quit smoking 6 years ago cold turkey. What are my risk factors for lung ca? Run daily

I am 31 female and started smoking at 13. I smoked 1 to 2 ppd. I quit smoking 6 years ago cold turkey. What are my risk factors for lung ca? Run daily

Congratulations!: 5 years after quitting: Your risk of stroke is reduced to that of a non-smoker 2-5 years after quitting. The risk of cancer of the mouth, throat, esophagus and bladder is cut in half after 5 years. (US Surgeon General's Report, 2010). 15 years after quitting The risk of coronary heart disease is that of a non-smoker's. (US Surgeon General's Report, 1990). ...Read more

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Hi doctor, I started smoking weed since 25 days,before that i only used to smoke cigarettes. But now i have started running 3 km daily. So can u please tell me approximate days my body will take to pass the urine or blood test. Thanks?

Hi doctor,
I started smoking weed since 25 days,before that i only used to smoke cigarettes. But now i have started running 3 km daily. So can u please tell me approximate days my body will take to pass the urine or blood test.
Thanks?

Hard to be sure: because it depends on HOW MUCH weed you smoked and HOW POTENT it was. The use of very high potency marijuana for 3 weeks, if you were smoking it all day every day, can cause positive urine tests for literally a month or even longer (longest I have seen is 3 months). Hair testing can detect it back for 6 months or longer, depending on hair length and type. Low level use lasts for 3-7 days. ...Read more