- Q Should I talk to my doctor about nicotine addiction?
A doctor can help you set up a plan to quit and teach you the effects of smoking. Nicotine addiction is connected to many harmful diseases in virtually every organ of the body. Additionally, cigarette smoking is one of the leading causes of death in the... Full Answer
- Q Is nicotine addiction serious?
Nicotine addiction is serious because it is connected to smoking and tobacco use. Nicotine itself does not cause cancer-it causes the addiction to tobacco products-but smoking and tobacco use do cause cancer. Tobacco use, with its many harmful... Full Answer
- Q Is there a cure for nicotine addiction?
Nicotine addiction is not curable, but it is preventable and manageable. Receptors that increase the desire for nicotine addiction may decrease or go dormant, but they never completely disappear. Trying to quit a smoking habit is extremely difficult, and... Full Answer