Headlines Tagged with Cancer — 3,752 headlines found
Doctors believe smoking causes lung cancer by damaging the cells that line the lungs. When you inhale cigarette smoke, which is full of cancer-causing substances, changes in the lung tissue begin almost immediately. At first the body may be able to repa
Oct 21, 2014 St. George (UT) Spectrum
added Oct 21, 2014 09:31
Patients in England with suspected cancer will be guaranteed tests and results within a week by 2020 under Labour plans paid for by a levy on tobacco firms.
Oct 18, 2014 Press Association (uk)
added Oct 20, 2014 12:55
PATIENTS suffering from cancer could only have to wait ONE WEEK for results from their tests, under new plans for the National Health Service.
Oct 18, 2014 The [London, UK] Express
added Oct 20, 2014 12:40
Quicker diagnosis will cost the NHS less in the long-run, Labour says, as it pledges to help inject more money into health services
Oct 18, 2014 The Independent (uk)
added Oct 20, 2014 12:25
Labour leader Ed Miliband said the £750m cost of improving cancer test waiting times would be covered by a levy on tobacco firms.
Oct 18, 2014 BBC Online
added Oct 19, 2014 19:54
1.Do not smoke. Do not use any form of tobacco. / 2.Make your home smoke-free. Support smoke-free policies in your workplace... Successful cancer prevention requires these individual actions to be supported by governmental policies and actions.
Oct 15, 2014 International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)
added Oct 15, 2014 07:12
Cancer experts issued a 12-point code on Tuesday aimed at preventing up to half of all new cases of the disease in Europe by guiding people towards smoke-free, active lives free from cancer-causing infections and substances.
Oct 14, 2014 Reuters
added Oct 15, 2014 07:09
Cancer experts issued a 12-point code on Tuesday aimed at preventing up to half of all new cases of the disease in Europe by guiding people towards smoke-free, active lives... Publishing the new European code against cancer, experts at the World Health Or
Oct 14, 2014 Reuters
added Oct 14, 2014 12:38
Using surveys, the researchers found that in 2009 roughly seven million Americans reported almost 11 million major medical conditions caused by smoking. Including ailments people don’t know they have or didn't report, that number climbs to 14 million med
Oct 13, 2014 Reuters
added Oct 14, 2014 11:36
US adults have had approximately 14 million major medical conditions that were attributable to smoking. This figure is generally conservative owing to the existence of other diseases and medical events that were not included in these estimates. Cigarette
Oct 13, 2014 Archives of Internal Medicine
added Oct 13, 2014 20:44