“American cigarettes more dangerous” story is bollocks

Anti-smoking groups have been clamouring that American cigarettes are twice as dangerous as real cigarettes.

But according to Prof Siegel that’s bollocks.

Just because there are lower levels of one out of 40 carcinogens in a cigarette does not make it safer.

In fact, if the process used to reduce those carcinogens creates, in the process, more carcinogens, the cigarettes could become more dangerous.

You can read Michael’s full post on the subject here: On safer cigarettes.

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