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Hypochondriac, smoking addiction - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Smoking and Alcohol Addiction
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   what are the risks of smoking expired cigs?
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   im a massive hypochondriac
User :   ironically
Doctor :  
No specific risks
Doctor :  
How many cigarettes did yu smoke?
User :   just a few drags maybe 2 - 4
Doctor :  
post expiry
User :   it was maybe 10 minutes ago
Doctor :  
you may not worry if it is so less
User :   and i have no idea how old it couldve been
Doctor :  
However tobacco smoking is injurieous to health
Doctor :  
whether it is non expired or expired cigarattes
User :   i know my dad has lung and skin cancer
Doctor :  
So there is a hardly a increase / decrease of risk for lung and skin / colon cncer
User :   but as of an immediate risk?
User :   none?
User :   or should i be concerned?
Doctor :  
No immediate risk
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :  
If it is 2 cigarettes
User :   no not even it wasnt even 1
User :   it was just a few drags of 1
Doctor :   fine

Doctor :  
do not worry

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