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[Asia, Asia-pacific] Effect of Passive Smoking on Female Breast Cancer in China: A Meta-analysis

Results suggest a possible association between passive tobacco smoke and female breast cancer in China.
Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health
added Apr 25, 2013 12:54
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Adenomatous Polyposis Coli-Mediated Accumulation of Abasic DNA Lesions Lead to Cigarette Smoke Condensate-Induced Neoplastic Transformation of Normal Breast Epithelial Cells

we have examined the molecular mechanisms by which CSC and its major component, Benzo[α]pyrene, enhances APC-mediated accumulation of abasic DNA lesions ... provide experimental evidence that CSC, a surrogate for active or passive (secondhand) smoking, ma
PubMed Central (NIH)
added Apr 25, 2013 12:46
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Breast Cancer News: Passive smoking can cause breast cancer

A study in British Medical Journal suggests that passive smoking or second-hand smoking may increase risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women.
foodconsumer.org
added Nov 17, 2012 18:47
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[Georgia] Smoking can increase your risk of developing breast cancer

Examiner.com (National)
added Dec 30, 2011 00:00
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[Michigan] Cancer survivor sues over condo neighbor's second-hand smoke

A Farmington Hills woman recovering from breast cancer and battling asthma says she now has to deal with another problem that's making her sick - her neighbors' smoking habit.
WJBK FOX 2 (Southfield, MI)
added Aug 8, 2017 13:39
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Gum Disease May Be Linked to Cancer Risk in Older Women

A new study links gum disease with an increased risk of several types of cancer in postmenopausal women, even in women who never smoked... Breast cancer, lung cancer and gallbladder cancer were linked with higher risk among women who smoked and had gum di
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 1, 2017 16:28
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Estimating the Risks of Breast Cancer Radiotherapy: Evidence From Modern Radiation Doses to the Lungs and Heart and From Previous Randomized Trials [FREE FULL TEXT]

For long-term smokers, the absolute risks of modern radiotherapy may outweigh the benefits, yet for most nonsmokers (and ex-smokers), the benefits of radiotherapy far outweigh the risks. Hence, smoking can determine the net effect of radiotherapy on mort
Journal of Clinical Oncology
added Mar 29, 2017 20:38
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How chemo affects breast cancer survivors' immune systems: Antibodies don't return to pre-chemo levels, increasing risk of viruses

Levels in smokers only reached half the pre-chemotherapy levels in nine months, as compared to 80 per cent of non-smokers....‘We were surprised that the impact of chemotherapy is so long lived. ‘We were also surprised that smoking and choice of chemothera
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 27, 2016 19:59
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New research shows risk of breast cancer is greater when women smoke before having their first child

Research presented yesterday at the World Cancer Congress shows that one in eleven breast cancer cases in mothers can be prevented if women do not smoke before having their first child. With the majority of female smokers starting before their first preg
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Dec 5, 2014 17:16
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[UK] Breast cancer gene and smoking is a 'lethal mix'

"Smoking and the breast cancer risk gene BRCA2 combine to 'enormously' increase the chance of developing lung cancer," BBC News reports.
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Jun 2, 2014 14:08
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