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Health Effects of Nicotine

The health effects of cigarettes are well known -- tobacco use accounts for more than 7 million deaths each year, and smoking is the leading cause of cancer. But is nicotine to blame? [...]

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History of Snus

Snus is a wet, flavored tobacco product that has been widely used in Scandinavia for more than two centuries. Researchers believe that its popularity may be why Swedish men have low rates of smoking and lung cancer mortality. [...]

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