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[Asia, India] Tobacco users beware !

A 30-year-old long-time chewable tobacco user from Nungbrang village in Imphal East district is currently undergoing treatment at Radiology Department of RIMS after his left lower cheek developed a medium size hole. (in)
added Nov 29, 2015 16:25

[Asia] '100-bn cigarette butts discarded in India yearly'

IMA Cancer and Tobacco Control Committee Dr Dilip Acharya, said: “Cigarette butts consist of un-smoked remnant tobacco, filter and paper wrap. It also contains carcinogens, nicotine and toxins and toxic metals such as cadmium, arsenic and lead in a highly
Free Press Journal (in)
added Nov 29, 2015 15:44

Sweat to Help Reduce Your Risk for Prostate Cancer

Vigorous exercise, a healthy diet and not smoking may dramatically reduce a man's risk for aggressive prostate cancer, new research suggests.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 27, 2015 16:39

[UK] Rates of mouth cancer increase to all time high

The dramatic increase has been put down to changes in the prevalence of oral cancer risk factors such as alcohol consumption, tobacco use (smoking and smokeless) and human papilloma virus (HPV) infection, which can be transmitted through oral sex. Speak
The Dentist (uk)
added Nov 25, 2015 17:02

[Asia, India] Tobacco litter a potential threat

leaving the environment polluted, spreading diseases and possibly contaminating food, says a body of oncologists in Kolkata. Cigarette and bidi butts, along with chewing tobacco spits littered on streets, should be classified as toxic wastes, they have
Times of India
added Nov 25, 2015 16:57

[Maryland] Chesapeake Urology Encourages Individuals To Get Educated About Bladder Cancer During Bladder Health Awareness Month

November is National Bladder Health Awareness month ... "The number one thing you can do to help prevent bladder cancer is to quit smoking," emphasized Dr. Dickstein. Chemicals in tobacco smoke are absorbed
PR Newswire
added Nov 23, 2015 23:59

Does Nicotine Cause Cancer?

nicotine does not cause cancer. It is not listed as a carcinogen...It does, however, speed up many processes in the body that create an environment where cancer cells can reproduce and spread. Cancer cells need a specific type of environment to spread. As (PT Publishing) (uk)
added Nov 23, 2015 15:44

Nicotine and Toxicant Exposure among U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Users: Results from 1999 to 2012 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey Data

Exclusive smokeless tobacco users have higher observed levels of exposure to nicotine and carcinogenic tobacco-specific nitrosamines, as measured by cotinine and NNAL biomarker concentrations, than exclusive cigarette smokers. These patterns in NNAL level
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
added Nov 21, 2015 19:44

Smokeless tobacco users exposed to more nicotine, cancer-causing chemical

users of smokeless tobacco are exposed to equal or higher levels of nicotine and NNK, a cancer-causing chemical in tobacco products, according to a study from the U.S. government. More research is needed on the toxic components of smokeless tobacco produ
added Nov 21, 2015 19:41

[Florida] Tobacco Cos. Owe $8M For Pilot's Bladder Cancer, Jury Told ($$)

A retired pilot who developed bladder cancer and heart and lung diseases after smoking for decades urged a Florida jury Friday to award him more than $8 million in compensatory damages against R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris, saying the tobacco companies
added Nov 21, 2015 19:38
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