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Nicotine Addiction and Dependence complications
Nicotine Addiction and Dependence

Complications could include:

  • Smoking is the leading cause of emphysema, a disease of the lungs that makes it hard to breathe. Learn more about how emphysema affects you and how it's treated.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Pancreatic cancer is one of the most deadly forms of cancer and is often difficult to detect. Learn more about symptoms and treatments.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Several types of cancer can affect the kidneys. Learn about how kidney cancer is diagnosed and treated.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Myoclonus is a sudden muscle spasm. The movement is involuntary and can't be stopped or controlled.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Hemianopsia is a loss of vision in half of the visual field of one eye or both eyes. Common causes are stroke, brain tumor, and trauma to the brain.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A cerebrovascular accident is also known as a stroke. Learn about the signs of a stroke and the vital importance of prompt treatment.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Sixth nerve palsy is a disorder that causes your eye to cross inward towards your nose. It's caused when the sixth cranial nerve is damaged.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Stroke recovery can be a lengthy process that requires patience, hard work, and commitment. Learn what to expect while going through rehabilitation.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Aphasia is a communication disorder that occurs due to brain damage in one or more areas that control language. It can interfere with your verbal communication, written communication, or both. It can cause problems with your ability to:
    Source:HLCMS
  • Pseudobulbar palsy is an inability to control the muscles in your face. Learn how it can affect your ability to speak, swallow, and control your moods.
    Source:HLCMS
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