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[New York] How to Lower Breast Cancer Risk

most important actions is an inaction: not smoking...every day on the streets of New York I still see young women and teenage girls smoking...a third higher risk of developing invasive breast cancer, and girls who started smoking before age 15 were nearly
New York Times
added May 8, 2017 13:45
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Radiotherapy for Breast Cancer Harmful in Smokers

Life-threatening toxicity from breast radiation in patients with breast cancer can be substantially reduced by smoking cessation, according to new research. In a study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, smokers treated for breast cancer had
Medical Tribune
added Mar 29, 2017 20:42
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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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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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[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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Invasive Cancer Incidence and Survival — United States, 2013

These four sites accounted for approximately half of cancers diagnosed in 2013, including ... 212,584 lung cancers,...for lung cancer, from 26 (Utah) to 93 (Kentucky) per 100,000 persons
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jan 27, 2017 17:53
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[UK] Cancer deaths among women to rise 60% by 2030, new reports warn

Two reports have warned of an explosion in cancer deaths among women... already killing one in seven women around the world, said the ACS report... All four of the deadliest cancers – breast, colorectal, lung and cervical cancer – are mostly preventable
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 5, 2016 19:52
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[California] Paris Jackson, 18, smokes cigarette despite being underage while out with beau Michael Snoddy, 26... as her estranged mother Debbie Rowe 'is diagnosed with cancer'

Paris Jackson was seen smoking a cigarette while heading to an Independence Day party in Malibu... The sighting of Michael Jackson's 18-year-old daughter puffing on a cigarette despite the fact the legal smoking age in California was recently raised to 2
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 5, 2016 18:30
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Smoking May Hinder Common Breast Cancer Treatment

Among breast cancer patients taking a class of drugs called aromatase inhibitors, smokers had a three times greater risk of their cancer returning than nonsmokers, the investigators found. However, the study could not prove a cause-and-effect link. Smok
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 25, 2016 15:46
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[Sweden] Smoking interferes with common breast cancer treatment

Researchers in Sweden found the effects of one breast cancer treatment are lessened in patients who do not quit smoking cigarettes, while smoking appeared not to have a great effect on the efficacy of three others. In addition to lowering the effects of
UPI
added Jun 17, 2016 21:13
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