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How long does it usually take for someone to get addicted to tobacco?

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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine
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In brief: It varies

While different people have different "affinity" to tobacco, it may take only 1 time for someone to get addicted, whereas others never develop a true one really.

In brief: It varies

While different people have different "affinity" to tobacco, it may take only 1 time for someone to get addicted, whereas others never develop a true one really.
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care

In brief: 2 days

Cigarette smoker can begin to feel powerful desires for nicotine within two days of first inhaling, a new study has found, and about half of children who become addicted report symptoms of dependence by the time they are smoking only seven cigarettes a month.

In brief: 2 days

Cigarette smoker can begin to feel powerful desires for nicotine within two days of first inhaling, a new study has found, and about half of children who become addicted report symptoms of dependence by the time they are smoking only seven cigarettes a month.
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Dr. Vasu Brown
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