Cigarettes

Chilean Mummies Show Signs of Nicotine Addiction

Also known to have snuffed hallucinogens

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The hair of mummies from the town of San Pedro de Atacama in Chile reveals the people in the region had a nicotine habit spanning from at least 100 B.C. to A.D. 1450.

Additionally, nicotine consumption occurred on a society-wide basis, irrespective of social status and wealth, researchers say.