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Does quitting smoking really help with emphysema?

8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Hesham Hassaballa
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
4 doctors agree

In brief: Oh yes!

Quitting smoking is the absolutely best thing you can do.
With every puff of smoke, you damage the lung more and more. When you quit, this damaging process stops. The sooner you quit, the better.

In brief: Oh yes!

Quitting smoking is the absolutely best thing you can do.
With every puff of smoke, you damage the lung more and more. When you quit, this damaging process stops. The sooner you quit, the better.
Dr. Hesham Hassaballa
Dr. Hesham Hassaballa
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Dr. David Cooke
Surgery - Thoracic
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Quitting smoking slows the rate of progression of emphysema.

In brief: Yes

Quitting smoking slows the rate of progression of emphysema.
Dr. David Cooke
Dr. David Cooke
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