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Is there such a thing as a safe cigarette?

There is no such thing as a safe cigarette. There are alternative cigarettes on the market such as electric cigarettes but they still contain nicotine, which can be harmful in large doses. Any cigarette that contains tobacco, filtered or not, is not safe.

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