Why Quitting is so Difficult
Why Do You Use Smokeless Tobacco?
The reasons why people choose to chew or dip varies from person to person. Below is a quiz developed by George Mason University to help you find the reasons that you use smokeless tobacco. Understanding these reasons will give you a sense of the obstacles you’ll need to address and help you develop a strategy for quitting.
Smokeless tobacco is a known cause of mouth cancer, pancreatic cancer, leukoplakia (white sores in the mouth that can lead to cancer), receding gums and bone loss around the roots of the teeth.