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QUITTING facts


Fact:
Cigarettes have an average total nicotine content of about 8.4 milligrams, while many popular brands of cigars will contain between 100 and 200 milligrams, or as many as 444 milligrams of nicotine, thereby making them addictive.

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


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Compared with cigarette smoke, the concentrations of toxins and irritants are higher in cigar smoke.
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