How Does Smoking Affect Asthma?

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MissCandyGirl
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by MissCandyGirl on Mon Jun 15, 2020 8:30 pm

How Does Smoking Affect Asthma?

I have a good friend who has asthma and smokes. I am a little worried, as I do not know the impact of this. Is it very dangerous to the lung? I know how serious smoking is, but does asthma and smoking together increase the possibility of death? That sounds very dramatic, but it is a deeply serious issue.

How would you convince your friend to stop smoking? How would you approach them? I am very concerned my friend will one-day suffocate, to be blunt. Obviously, if she can't breathe, she'll die. That is a simple equation. But getting her to see it worries me.

What would you do in my shoes?

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talkhealth
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by talkhealth on Wed Sep 02, 2020 1:10 pm

Re: How Does Smoking Affect Asthma?

Hi MissCandyGirl,

We have noticed that you never received any replies.

Please find some information here about smoking which may help your friend to see the damage she is doing, especially with asthma.

http://www.awp.nhs.uk/media/919332/smok ... health.pdf

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by Jackholder09 on Tue Sep 22, 2020 7:22 am

Re: How Does Smoking Affect Asthma?

Smoking and asthma are directly proportional to the increase in the chances of death. I also have an asthma problem and because of smoking several times I face breathing problems. I quit smoking 5 years ago and now something I do smoke vape. Smoking affects the lungs and causes breathing problems which may result in death. If your friend face difficulty to quit smoking then suggest him to use vape instead of smoking. Vape is far better than smoking cigarette.
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