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More Evidence That Smoking Raises Breast Cancer Risk

Cigarette smoking appears to increase the risk of breast cancer, especially when women start smoking early in life, new research indicates. For years, experts have questioned whether cigarette smoking is directly linked with breast cancer risk or whether
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 28, 2013 18:38
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Cancer Kills Nigerian Celebrities

things such as ultraviolet and ionizing radiation; chemical carcinogens, such as asbestos, components of tobacco smoke, food and drinking water contaminants as well as infections from certain viruses, bacteria or parasites could cause it. ... Sam Ojebode,
Naij.com (ng)
added Feb 21, 2013 13:31
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Report Faults Priorities in Breast Cancer Research

The report, "Breast Cancer and the Environment -- Prioritizing Prevention," published on Tuesday, focuses on environmental factors, which it defines broadly to include behaviors, like alcohol intake and exercise; exposures to chemicals like pesticides, i
New York Times
added Feb 14, 2013 09:48
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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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[Nigeria] Shame to breast cancer

Breast cancer maintained the lead in all cancer cases amongst Nigerian women, rising from 11.2 per cent to 25.7 per cent during 1960-1980 and 1980-1985. The pink ribbon is the most prominent symbol of breast cancer awareness and, in most countries, the mo
Daily Sun (ng)
added Feb 13, 2013 16:51
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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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[Canada] PAYNE: The real women’s cancer

breast cancer is widely identified as the female cancer. Which goes a long way to explain why lung cancer, which is actually the leading cause of cancer deaths among women by a wide margin, gets so little attention. According to Dr. Scott Laurie, a medic
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Oct 29, 2012 13:45
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[Florida] Ecigscorner Supports South Beach Smoke's Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign

South Beach Smoke electronic cigarettes has offered a 25% price off on all of its starter kits, and a percentage of the sales that will be generated will be donated to the research and prevention of breast cancer. . . possible through the Susan G. Komen
SBWire
added Oct 18, 2012 07:43
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Health Highlights: Sept. 21, 2012: * Huge Cancer Research Effort Announced by Texas Center

A massive effort against eight types of cancer has been launched by the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. The center expects to spend as much as $3 billion . . . The targeted types of cancer include especially deadly forms of bre
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 15, 2012 20:36
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V2 Cigs Promote Breast Cancer Awareness Month Reports Ecigaretteexposed.com

Vapor Couture, sister brand to V2 Cigs, is promoting National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a free gift. Vapor Couture is the only electronic cigarette brand on the market which was designed specifically for women.
SBWire
added Oct 4, 2012 02:38
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