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Editorial: A deadly habit to start

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Kids, this could be your dad or your uncle. In 20 years, it could be you. The death of baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn Monday at the age of 54 has appropriately shined the spotlight on the fatal dangers of smokeless tobacco. Gwynn chewed the stuff during most of his major league career, and he blamed the salivary gland cancer that eventually killed him on the practice. The American Cancer Society says smokeless tobacco ...

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