I'm going to post some multi-choice questions about the relative harmfulness of different nicotine containing products. Enter your answers and then check out the following article summary containing the answers (and see how many people got them right in USA, Canada, UK and Australia).
Take the Poll
As far as you know, are nicotine replacement medications (NRTs, like the nicotine patch or nicotine gum) less harmful than smoking cigarettes?
Yes, NRTs are a lot less harmful than cigarettes.
Yes, NRTs are a bit less harmful than cigarettes.
No, NRTs are about equally as harmful as cigarettes.
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