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How is it that I all the sudden became addicted to cigarettes?

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Dr. Lawrence Smith
Clinical Psychology
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In brief: It's quick!

10% of youth who become addicted to smoking cigarettes are dependent within two days of their first smoke.
25% are addicted within one month. A 2007 study found that teens who smoke only 2-3 cigarettes a month experience withdrawal symptoms when deprived of nicotine.

In brief: It's quick!

10% of youth who become addicted to smoking cigarettes are dependent within two days of their first smoke.
25% are addicted within one month. A 2007 study found that teens who smoke only 2-3 cigarettes a month experience withdrawal symptoms when deprived of nicotine.
Dr. Lawrence Smith
Dr. Lawrence Smith
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1 comment
Dr. Jeff Blixt
It's was not all of the sudden, people are usually addicted far before they realize they are addicted, denial is very powerful.
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