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Fact:
Compared with someone who has never smoked, smoking only one to two cigars per day doubles the risk for oral and esophageal cancers.

Source:  National Cancer Institute. (2000) Questions and Answers About Cigar Smoking and Cancer, 2000. Bethesda, MD.


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Women over 35 who smoke and use "the pill" (oral contraceptives) are in a high-risk group for heart attack, stroke, and blood clots of the legs.
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