Does smoking cause emphysema?

Answer On One Hand: Smoking and EmphysemaEmphysema is a lung disease in which the lungs are destroyed over time. Cigarette smoke, whether directly inhaled or second hand, is shown to be a major cause of t... Read More »

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Does bronchitis cause emphysema?

On One Hand: No Proven LinkAccording to the University of Maryland Health Center, emphysema is usually caused by chronic irritation of the lung tissue from cigarette smoke. Other pollutants in the ... Read More »

Does emphysema cause metabolic acidosis?

On One Hand: Emphysema Does Not Cause Metabolic AcidosisEmphysema is not one of the causes of metabolic acidosis, a condition which leads to too much acid in the blood through metabolizing (breakin... Read More »

How Does Smoking Cause Wrinkles?

The original Camaro was introduced in 1967 and came with the option of a V-6 or V-8 (in either a coupe or convertible). The Chevrolet Camaro that debuted in 1993 is the first of the fourth-generati... Read More »

Does smoking cause schizophrenia?

On One Hand: Self MedicationAccording to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), people with schizophrenia are addicted to nicotine--the main addictive drug found in tobacco smoke--three ti... Read More »