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Little Cancer Risk With ‘Chew’

Tweet Smokeless tobacco does not increase the user’s risk of cancers other than oropharyngeal and prostate cancer, according to an industry-sponsored review of data from 89 studies. The meta-analysis of North American and Scandinavian research did find a 36% increased risk of oropharyngeal cancer and a 29% increased risk of prostate cancer. However, the risk of oropharyngeal cancer disappeared in studies published after 1990 and in the Scan ... Jump to full article >>