Once embedded, the filter bits provide a vehicle for delivering a concentrated dose of tobacco tar directly to lung tissue. The bottom line? The very substance created in response to the call for a "safer" cigarette actually has the potential to enhance cancer risk. Filters merely create a false sense of security; they are not the answer for smokers who wish to decrease their cancer risk. Quitting the cigarette habit remains the only choice.
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Jon J. Brooks, M.D.