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Smoking and risk of breast cancer in the Generations Study cohort [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smoking was associated with a modest but significantly increased risk of breast cancer, particularly among women who started smoking at adolescent or peri-menarcheal ages. The relative risk of breast cancer associated with smoking was greater for women w
BioMed Central (uk)
added Dec 1, 2017 02:28
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EDITORIAL Effects of Smoking on Late Toxicity From Breast Radiation

the key findings underscore the need to personalize care for patients with breast cancer through vigorous promotion of smoking cessation, judicious radiation treatment planning, and careful minimization of radiation target volume in an evidence-based mann
Journal of Clinical Oncology
added Mar 29, 2017 20:40
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[UK] Smokers May Be Prone to Risks From Breast Cancer Radiation Therapy

Breast cancer patients who smoke have an increased risk for serious long-term complications from radiation therapy, a new study finds. "This research highlights that breast cancer patients who smoke need to be offered help and support in order to try and
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 29, 2017 18:34
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Periodontal Disease and Breast Cancer: Prospective Cohort Study of Postmenopausal Women

Conclusion: Periodontal disease, a common chronic inflammatory disorder, was associated with increased risk of postmenopausal breast cancer, particularly among former smokers who quit in the past 20 years.
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
added Dec 22, 2015 04:55
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Invasive Cancer Incidence and Survival — United States, 2012

rates were highest for cancers of the female breast; prostate; lung and bronchus (60 per 100,000 persons); and colon and rectum...These four sites accounted for approximately half of cancers diagnosed in 2012, including...210,828 lung and bronchus cancers
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Dec 17, 2015 22:51
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Scoring System for Lung Cancer Screening Debuts

system of scoring lung lesions observed in screening studies was reviewed here by researchers for the American College of Radiology (ACR) who hope the new tool will be as successful for lung cancer screening as ACR's BI-RADS has been for breast cancer.
MedPage Today
added Dec 7, 2014 12:56
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Cigarette Smoking, Physical Activity, and Alcohol Consumption as Predictors of Cancer Incidence among Women at High Risk of Breast Cancer in the NSABP P-1 Trial

Conclusion: Among women with elevated risk of breast cancer, smoking has an even greater impact on breast cancer risk than observed in past studies in the general population.
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
added May 16, 2014 10:30
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Barbara Brenner, Breast Cancer Iconoclast, Dies at 61

Breast Cancer Action gained respect for its policy, developed by Ms. Brenner, of not accepting donations ... from drug, oil, tobacco or chemical companies, or from cancer treatment centers or health insurers. That policy freed the group to hold such compa
New York Times
added May 21, 2013 01:13
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Breast Cancer and the Environment: Prioritizing Prevention Report of the Interagency Breast Cancer and Environmental Research Coordinating Committee (IBCERCC) (PDF)

Recommendations • Use existing breast cancer GWAS to stratify by smoking behaviors to identify specific genes that put some women who smoke at increased risk for breast cancer. • Support studies that evaluate the relationship of tobacco expos
Environmental Health Perspectives (NIEHS)
added Feb 14, 2013 09:17
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[Michigan] Smoking neighbors don’t seem to care woman is recovering from cancer

An asthmatic Michigan woman recovering from breast cancer has filed a lawsuit against her tobacco puffing neighbors, according to a report. For the past year, Phyllis Davis said the neighbors in the connected unit in her Farmington Hills condo have been
New York Post
added Aug 8, 2017 20:41
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