U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Smokeless Tobacco

Questions About Smoking, Tobacco, and Health

This online document addresses the short and long-term effects of nicotine addiction and the smoking of cigarettes, cigars and pipes. The negative health consequences of using spit tobacco, snuff, clove cigarettes, bidis and hookahs (water pipes) are discussed as well.

Review Date: Friday, October 31, 2014

American Cancer Society

Smokeless Tobacco and Cancer: Questions and Answers

This document provides questions and answers on smokeless tobacco (snuff, dip and chewing tobacco). Related health risks are noted, and resources that can help you quit are provided.

Review Date: Monday, June 01, 2015

NIH National Cancer Institute

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