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I know that all smoking is bad but are regular cigarettes worse than filtered cigars or pipe tobacco?

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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Regular cigarettes may contribute to a higher concentration of resins and other carcinogens than filtered ones, but the difference is not that significant and i would, by no chance, recommend lulling yourself with that fact for an excuse not to quit smoking.

Answered Jul 4, 2017

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Dr. James Rotchford answered

Specializes in Addiction Medicine

The biggest factor for risk is the amount of tobacco inhaled?

Answered Jun 3, 2013

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