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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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[Sweden] Smoking can hamper common treatment for breast cancer

"Smokers who were treated with aromatase inhibitors had a three times higher risk of recurrence of breast cancer compared with the non-smokers who got the same treatment. The study also showed that the smokers also had an increased risk of dying, either
EurekAlert
added Jun 17, 2016 21:12
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[Sweden] Impacts of smoking on endocrine treatment response in a prospective breast cancer cohort

Preoperative smoking was only associated with an increased risk for breast cancer events and distant metastasis in AI-treated patients. If confirmed, smoking status should be taken into consideration when selecting an endocrine therapy.
British Journal of Cancer
added Jun 17, 2016 21:01
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[Sweden] Smoking can hamper common treatment for breast cancer

research study from Lund University in Sweden shows that common treatment for breast cancer works less well in patients who smoke, compared to non-smokers. The study is published in the British Journal of Cancer.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jun 17, 2016 20:59
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