Evaluating your likely current (and near future) state of health means taking into account the risk factors — such as chewing tobacco — that affect you. Our medical diagnosis tool, The Analyst™, identifies major risk factors by asking the right questions.
Do you use chewing tobacco?
Possible responses:→ No / don't know
→ Light use in the past only
→ Heavy use in the past only
→ Light current use
→ Heavy current use
Chewing tobacco and snuff play a key role in the development of leukoplakia: Up to 75% of regular users of "smokeless tobacco" products eventually develop leukoplakia where they hold the tobacco against their cheeks.
Chewing tobacco is known to cause cancer of the mouth.