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Heated Tobacco Product Is As Dangerous as Smoking

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The IQOS system involves heating dried tobacco and inhaling its nicotine byproduct—a system that has been shown to be just as dangerous to people as cigarette smoking. Approval for its sale in the U.S. is being sought by Phillip Morris International. The independent review critical of the IQOS system was submitted to the Food and Drug Administration, revealing that it resulted in no less harm than cigarettes on 23 of 24 measures. Read more at the Los Angeles Times article.

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