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Is Smokeless Tobacco Or Chewing Tobacco Bad For Asthma
No: For asthma, no. For cardiovascular diseases and oral cancer, yes. So if you do smoke and you have asthma switching from smoking to smokeless or chewing tobaccos is a step in the right direction. Still my goal would be to get you off tobacco completely. You may need the support of friends, family and people like you who want to quit but can't do it alone to achieve that goal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pollutants: All of the pesticides, fungicides and herbicides used on the growing tobacco leaves when they go throught the liver are turned into "estrogen-like" compounds resulting in over-estroginized men and women. They also contain heavy metals all of these can cause various forms of cancers. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Well, it is bad in general.Get a more detailed answer ›
Varies: It varies depending on the ethnicity of the user, length of time using chewing tobacco , it starts as white patches in the inside of check or under the tongue that gets harder in time and turn cancerous. Regular dental check up visits to your dentist can discover that in early stages or before it from and suggest treatment ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes it does: Lets accept that tobacco is a poison for the human body and stop using it. You will feel better, stronger and look healthier! this is a good time to quit using it. ...Read more
No answer: Use of tobacco, in any form is not good for the health of the user. After that, it is a personal issue between the other qualities of the person vs.The vice of tobacco use. Smokeless tobacoo does not affect people near the user like smoking does. The health problems fo the user in your life may affect you. ...Read more
Depends :): You need to defind "bad" first. I do not think it is equivalent to "passively using". Will you like the smell? - personal preferences. Is it a good person? - well, pleople use tobacco for differerent reasons... Tell me more about your concern. ...Read more
I have bumps on back of tounge, bad breath and tounge is yellow. I used to use smokeless tobacco. What do I have?
Seek some help: You don't say how long ago you gave up smokeless tobacco but if it is sort of recent...It'll take some time for the effects of that to go away. But if it has been, say a month or longer, go see a dentist or oral surgeon. You may need a biopsy or at least a good look to get an answer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I use smokeless tobacco, and I have small white bumps on my bottom lip and one red bump it's not raised alot, and also i can see a lot of viens bad?
Yes: Using tobacco in any form is bad. Quit now. See your doctor for evaluation of the lesions in your mouth. ...Read more
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Probably: It takes a while for the body to adjust after a change such as quitting use of tobacco. The tobacco has many effects on body functions and these body functions have to readjust. Tobacco craving also wears your body down. Go to the following site for help: http://www.Nidcr.Nih.Gov/oralhealth/topics/smokelesstobacco/smokelesstobaccoaguideforquitting.Htm. ...Read more