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A doomed dinosaur
  1. Yussuf Saloojee
  1. Yussuf Saloojee, Executive Director, National Council Against Smoking, South Africa; ysalooje{at}

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The cigarette is a pharmacological dinosaur. It produces a cocktail of over 4500 chemicals, making it the dirtiest and deadliest way of delivering nicotine to smokers. The availability of less toxic nicotine-containing products, for long-term …

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