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The Scoop On Smoking from ACSH: what every teen should know about tobacco


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the bottom line

There is not much difference between cigars and cigarettes in terms of what they can do to your body. Cigars still contain a variety of toxic cancer-causing substances, and the addictive chemical nicotine.

Some people think that cigars are safe because most cigar smokers don't inhale, or because for a long time warning labels were not required. However, cigars are not safe, and in one way cigars are even worse than cigarettes.


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