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Smoking and pneumonia risk

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Hi.. I am a 60 years old young woman :) I was diagnosed with Pneumonia on Dec 14. I took it pretty ... .. The original X-ray said.. I likely had Pneumonia bc of the right middle lobe opacity ..It also stated that I ...

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Second night been to the hospital gave me drugs morphine spray under tong everything chest Res seem to tell them I have namonia bet know other problems with that don't smoke never had this pain before did ...

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with yoga. Does not smoke or do drugs.the only problem is high closterol, he takes statens daily as of last ... gave him a eke checked his troponin1 and blood work. The diagnosis was pneumonia although no apparent ...

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I had walking pneumonia this past April. Now I have a very bad headcold with green mucous and it's moving into my chest. I have a temp of 99.9. Am I at risk with coming down with the pneumonia again? ...

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In November I was told I had to take breathing treatments while I was at the hospital as the alveoli at the bottom of my lungs had collapsed and I was at risk for developing pneumonia ....that ...

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risk with smoking (ciggerattes or maybe even weed mixed with tobacco?) my doctor at the hospital ...Hi, I got diagnosed with Pneumonia yesterday and have been sent home with antibiotics (amoxicillin ...

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conditions -- lived in the south -- parents smoked (exposure risk not nec. correlated with lung CA). --Question: why, even with increased exposure, might I have a life-time increased incidence of pneumonia ( 3 ...

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I am wondering is it possible to get pneumonia for 3 years in a row both my husband and I have gotten it. Aslo, is it that easily spread? We both smoked for alot of year until last year when we got ...

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I recently got over either the flu or pnemonia. I ve noticed my feces are increasingly yellow or whitish. I had quit smoking thrity days ago and have been on the nicotine gum and now the lozenges. I don ...

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My husband had a triple bypass about 4 months ago, at that time they also treated him for pneumonia. Now, he complains that he still is short of breath from time to time. He also used to smoke, but has ...

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I have mild pneumonia for around 9 weeks. I have gone to the Doctor and been treated for this problem and still not much better. I have never smoked or drank. I used a machine for sleep disorders ...

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I was diagnosed with bronchiectasis four years ago. Since then I have had pneumonia four times. Last week I was exposed to a lot of outdoor smoke and my chest and throat felt raw. I had pain in my ...

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causes this to continue? He is 66 years old with only a history of COPD. He quit smoking two months ago. ...

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Im a 39 year old white female who smokes half pack or more a day for years I get pneumonia every year. I went to docs two weeks ago finished mess ive felt better but I still have fever 99.8 my body ...

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do not smoke and typically have these problems twice a year. I also have asthma and use an inhaler ...

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doctor1 MD

Hi Intake of weed following lung contusion predisposes to Pneumonia. Do write to me directly for detailed discussion. Take Care

doctor1 MD

No! it increases the chances of viral pneumonia; take care!

doctor1 MD

Hi, thank you for posting. Lung infection and pneumonia are the same. Pneumonia is lung inflammation caused by viral infections(including flu) and bacterial infections. Factors that favor this disease are: bad environmental conditions, smoking cigarettes and low immune system. Take Care. Dr. Behar.