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wrinkles inside cheek from smokeless tobacco

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abel Loredo
37 years experience Dentistry
Oral Cancer Risk: Smokeless tobacco may seem harmless, but is the most carcinogenic forms of tobacco use. It places the carcinogenic chemicals of tobacco directly in co ... Read More

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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Stop doing it!: If you have been doing enough of it long enough to get addicted to nicotine, there are many ways to stop. The use of nicotine replacement therapy with ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Rotchford
41 years experience Addiction Medicine
Good Question: I am not aware of any formal studies looking at this. I would say unlikely, and it is even possible that for some nicotine might improve breathing... ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
35 years experience Addiction Medicine
Probably not: But so what. It is dangerous and can cause addiction, cancer and other problems.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Ho
Dr. Andrew Ho answered
30 years experience Psychiatry
Pick your poison: While lung disease risk may be lower with nasal and oral tobacco, you will get higher risk of oral, head and neck cancer. The most compelling reason ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
29 years experience Phlebology
Tobacco is tobacco: There is no safe, healthy form of tobacco.
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Troy Ross
Dr. Troy Ross answered
24 years experience Occupational Medicine
Change habits: The physical addiction to nicotine can be broken in a week. The hard part is the habit and routine. It's important to figure out all the places in you ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Davant
49 years experience Family Medicine
No: But it does cause cancer of the lips tongue and throat. That's bad enough.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Cancer and others: Chewing tobacco, snuff etc. produce high levels of the organic compounds ("tars") that are associated with cancer of the head/neck. In addition, you a ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
26 years experience Gynecology
Possibly: yes if you are allergic to it

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