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Smoking and Tobacco

Smoking or Alcoholism?

10/04/2002

Question:

Which is worse in terms of health risks? Smoking 5-10 cigarettes a day, or drinking 2-3 500ml beers and 2-3 glasses of wine a day?

Answer:

I don`t know of any scientific way of answering your question, but they are both very risky to your health.

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Response by:

Jerry   Friemoth, MD Jerry Friemoth, MD
Associate Professor
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati