A 37-year-old member asked:
can you tell me, how bad is pure tobacco for you?
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A Verified Doctor answered
Very bad: It is not "impurities" in tobacco, or additives or anything else that does most of the damage - it is the tobacco. Doesn't matter if they call it "pure" or "organic" or whatever. It contains nicotine which helps you get addicted to smoking, and the smoke contains "tars" - toxic hydrocarbons, carbon monxide, formaldehyde and other poisonous substances that cause cancer, heart disease ; other ills.
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Last updated Sep 5, 2017
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