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A 34-year-old member asked:

What is worse? chewing or smoking tobacco?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Smoking: Chewing is not without harm. Stay away from tobacco. Tobacco use in any form causes cancer, heat disease, stroke, gangrene and shortens life by about ten years.
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Just different.: They cause different types of cancer. Is that a choice you want to make?
Last updated Nov 28, 2014
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