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A 40-year-old member asked:

The difference between just plain cigarettes and smoking tobacco out of a pipe? any at all?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Michelle Zetoony
Sleep Medicine 20 years experience
Few things: Generally pipe smokers buy loose tobacco so there may be less hidden carcinogens unless you roll your own cigarettes. Pipe smokers may or may not inhale as deeply but can inhale deeper. In general, you ask for trouble with both.
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