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Smoking and Tobacco

Hole in heart

01/06/2008

Question:

do black & mild put holes in your hart?

Answer:

Black and Milds are a small cigar. Black and Milds do not specifically cause holes in the heart; however, when smoked they cause the same diseases and problems as regular cigarettes: heart attacks, heart failure, 15 different kinds of cancer, emphysema, impotence, premature aging, tooth loss, bad breath, deadly fires, hearing and vision loss, and oh yes, premature death.

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Response by:

Rob  Crane, MD Rob Crane, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University