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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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Challenges to effective cancer control in China, India, and Russia [FREE FULL TEXT]

we focus on China, India, and Russia, which share rapidly rising cancer incidence and have cancer mortality rates that are nearly twice as high as in the UK or the USA, vast geographies, growing economies, ageing populations, increasingly westernised life
The Lancet (uk)
added Apr 25, 2014 14:48
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[China, India, USA] Cancer Deaths in Russia Greatly Exceed Those in US and Europe

Cancer mortality rates in Russia greatly exceed those in Europe and the United States, according to a report on the challenges to effective cancer control in China, India, and Russia, which was published in the April issue of the Lancet Oncology. About a
Medical Tribune
added Apr 25, 2014 14:43
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Smoking at time of diagnosis and breast cancer-specific survival: new findings and systematic review with meta-analysis

Conclusions: Available evidence to date indicates that smoking atdiagnosis is associated with a reduction of both overall and breast cancer-specific survival. Studies of the effect of smoking cessation after diagnosis on breast cancer-specific outcomes
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Apr 19, 2014 14:00
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[UK, USA] Smoking 'increases risk of breast cancer in older women by almost a fifth'

US scientists who tracked the progress of around 186,000 women aged 50 to 71 found that those who smoked were 19% more likely to develop breast cancer than those who had never smoked. Women who once smoked but then kicked the habit were still 7% more at
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 19, 2014 13:03
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Smoking tied to increased risk of common type of breast cancer

Young women who smoke may have an increased risk of a common type of breast cancer, according to a new study. Researchers found that women between 20 and 44 years old who had smoked a pack of cigarettes per day for at least 10 years were 60 percent more
Reuters
added Feb 16, 2014 18:43
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Kentucky smoking tops nation, despite 50 years of warnings

Meanwhile, Kentucky has not been able to pass a statewide smoking ban, and the state spends a small fraction of the $57 million a year the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends for tobacco prevention — just $2.1 million in each of the
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Jan 21, 2014 20:02
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The Surgeon General Report on Smoking and Health 50 Years Later: Breast Cancer and the Cost of Increasing Caution

the decision making process for concluding “causality” in Surgeon General reports has become increasingly cautious and defensive ... The evidence has continued to strengthen since 2005: there are now 12 large cohort studies that consistently demonstrate a
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
added Jan 13, 2014 13:29
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[Washington] How Marysville woman kept resolution to quit smoking

There's no one right way, but four factors are key: Make the decision to quit; pick a "Quit Day"; deal with withdrawal by planning for it; maintain your smoke-free habits. Still, DeGroot wants to encourage people to just stop."You are never too old. If y
Everett (WA) Herald
added Jan 8, 2014 11:37
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Lack of an Association between Passive Smoking and Incidence of Female Breast Cancer in Non-Smokers: Evidence from 10 Prospective Cohort Studies

The results suggest that passive smoking may not be associated with increased incidence of breast cancer. However, the present conclusion should be considered carefully and confirmed with further studies.
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Nov 19, 2013 02:01
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