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Smokeless tobacco users increase their risks of cancers of the oral cavity, pharynx (throat), larynx, and esophagus. Oral cancer can include cancer of the lip, tongue, cheeks, gums, and the floor and roof of the mouth.

Source:  National Cancer Institute. (1998) Questions and Answers About Smokeless Tobacco and Cancer, 1998. Bethesda, MD.


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The tobacco industry is one of the most profitable businesses in the country; in 1998 tobacco manufacturers' revenue was $50 billion.
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photoI used flavored toothpix and sugar free candies to help keep my hands and mouth busy. It was intense at first but It has settled down alot. I QUIT is what you have to remember.
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