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The difference between just plain cigarettes and smoking tobacco out of a pipe? Any at all?
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Dr. Michelle Zetoony
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
In brief: 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.

In brief: 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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