17. Smokeless Tobacco
True or false: Smokeless tobacco is a safer alternative to cigarettes.
False. Smokeless tobacco includes dip, chew, spit, oral and spitless tobacco and dry and moist snuff. Many people may not realize that it is just as addictive as cigarette smoking.
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