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Is it bad to smoke cigarettes when you have asthma?

Yes it is even worse if you have asthma! Cigarette smoke makes your asthma worse by irritating your airways and causing them to narrow! Any Suggestions here?

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  1. Eileen Reply:

    Smoking cigarettes affects almost every aspect of a smoker's life. While some of the effects are reversible, this is only the case if you stop smoking before the damage is very bad. It can also cause asthma-like symptoms in a non- asthmatic. the three most prevalent cancers that have a direct link to cigarette smoking. Source:http://www.ehow.com/about_4778819_negative-effects-cigarette-smoking.html

  2. Hui Reply:

    So ive been smoking for about 2 month my asthma… Sorry, you need to be Signed in to see this. I smoke cigarettes and have asthma how bad is it?

  3. Chantel Reply:

    Its bad because you get HIVs, Cancer, Lung Cancer, Cronic Asma and much more … I have asthma and neighbors who smoke, and my asthma has gotten worse …

  4. Rochell Reply:

    Cigarette smoke contains over 4000 chemicals including well characterized toxicants and carcinogens (EPA, 1992). These chemicals stimulated affect on developing tissue and organisms (Melkonian, 2003). Many studies showed that smoking is an … Source:http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Why_is_cigarette_smoke_bad_for_you

  5. Carolin Reply:

    Not for the environment, but your own health. Cigarettes are dangerous, and can cause many health issues. Source:http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How_is_smoking_cigarettes_bad_for_the_environment

  6. Valery Reply:

    Asthma is an auto-immune disease that affects 7 percent of the U.S. population. Asthma causes excess mucous production, bronchospasm of the airway and inflammation. Untreated, asthma can result in permanent scarring of the lungs and even de… Source:http://www.ehow.com/facts_5005928_how-cigarette-smoke-affects-asthma.html

  7. Laine Reply:

    Dude, its bad to smoke and do weed even without asthma!

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