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[UK] Sixteen cancers linked to smoking highlighted in hard-hitting campaign by Bradford public health chiefs

39 people in the Bradford district discover they have cancer caused by smoking every month, with another 28 dying due to smoking-related forms of the disease. Quit16 emphasises the 16 cancers associated with smoking and is the first region-wide anti-smok
Bradford Telegraph and Argus (uk)
added Feb 9, 2016 23:22

Many cancer survivors face increased risk of heart disease

Cancer survivors were also slightly more prone to... a history of smoking (33 percent versus 21 percent).
added Feb 5, 2016 21:16

[Florida] Lifelong Smoker Says Tobacco Cos. Hooked Her At Age 10 ($$)

A former hairdresser who lit her first cigarette when she was 10 years old urged a Florida jury on Thursday to find R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris liable for her lung disease... Howard M. Acosta, attorney for Elizabeth Ann Smith, told jurors in Palm Beac
added Feb 5, 2016 20:57


Between 2011 and 2014, the twin states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana recorded a whopping 3,05,172 new cases of cancer...Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)...indicates that 50% of all cancers among men is caused to due to smoking or chewing tobac
Times of India
added Feb 5, 2016 06:41

4 FEBRUARY Today is WorldCancerDay

World Cancer Day (UICC)
added Feb 4, 2016 20:05
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[UK] Cancer death rates fall by 10% but number of cases continues to rise

Analysis by Cancer Research UK found that 284 out of every 100,000 people in the UK died from cancer in 2013 (around 162,000 people), down from 312 in every 100,000 a decade ago...some cases could be prevented, with at least a third of cancer cases each
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 4, 2016 19:58

five facts about smoking and cancer on #worldcancerday

1. It’s not just lung cancer. The Surgeon General’s Office has linked more than 12 types of cancer to smoking, including cancer of the stomach, bladder, kidneys, and liver. ... 5. The fight to #FinishIt is not over. Every day more than 3,200 children smo
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 4, 2016 19:16

[UK] VIDEO: Maggie's Story

Maggie now has to wear an obturator - a piece of plastic which keeps her face in shape and allows her to eat and speak. Maggie is speaking out in support of Fresh's Quit 16 campaign and hopes her story will inspire other smokers to quit and reduce their r
You Tube
added Feb 3, 2016 22:37

[Asia, China, New Hampshire] Lung Cancer Taking Toll on Chinese due to air pollution and smoking

Lung Cancer has emerged as the most common cancer in China as the country faces on an average 7,500 deaths per day due to cancer. As per a new report, 2.8 million people died in China in 2015 due to cancer. During 2015, 4.3 million new cancer cases were
New Hampshire Voice
added Feb 3, 2016 15:19

[Asia-pacific] ACS: TPP Approval Letters to Congress (PDF)

I write to encourage your vote in support of the agreement. The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network supports approval of the TPP because of the historic provision it contains to protect lifesaving tobacco control measures from tobacco indust
American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network
added Feb 3, 2016 14:31
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