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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Is there any necessary to do medical check up due to alcohol and cigarettes ?

hi , i have been drinking 350 ml rum , every day at least for last one year, and 10-15 cigarettes per day , i am 25 yrs old, do i need a medical check up .. i have no health problem as of now ....
Fri, 20 May 2011
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Hello sir ;
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At 25 yrs you are young and the habits you are having are like giving invitation to many diseases in future.Presently you are taking your chances and if you do not have any problem you don't need a medical check up immediately but if things change or you get any symptom then may be you will require it.The better option is to discontinue smoking and even rum if it is possible for you so that you remain healthy and you know HEALTH is WEALTH like every body says.If you do it right now your body can repair most of the damage caused and in later life you will be almost free of the side effects of these habits so earlier is better.
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