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Can hookah smoking at puberty affect nose shape and bone growth in general? I'm not happy with my face bones and think i stunted the growth.. Help please
Other issues: Hookah smoking will not change nose shape or bone growth in general. However snorting a substance can cause a deviation or holes in the nasal septum (middle part of nose). More important is what you are smoking. Tobacco has serious risks- increased wrinkling, more likely to get colds, lung infections and long term cancer. Other substances smoked can irritate your nose, throat and lungs. ...Read more
Sun and Smoking: Smoking and ultraviolet light are some of the biggest preventable causes of premature wrinkling of the skin. The rest is up to genetics. Topical products and vitamins are often sold as preventative treatments for wrinkles. However, few can have as dramatic an effect as ultraviolet light avoidance and not smoking. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Runaway running: Nose for how long? A cold usually lasts 7-10 days, but can last as long as 14 days. If your nose has been runny for longer, then could be sinus infection, allergies or non-allergic runny nose. Talk with your doc about the right problem and the right treatment for you. Take care. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Anatomy: Regardless of the reason (cold, allergies, etc), the reason your nose gets stuffy is that there is inflammation in the lining of the your nose, which then gets thicker than when there is no inflammation. The main component is from a structure called the inferior turbinates - these get enlarged, engorged with blood and thickened when there is inflammation ---> stuffy :). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Nose trauma: If the nose was straight before, then became crooked after injury, then it was broken. You can't bend the nasal bones ! note-- this needs immediate evaluation by ent. If surgery is needed then it needs to be done within a couple of weeks. Otherwise, the nose will heal crooked and require more complex later surgery to repair. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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