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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
"For each annual death, there are 15 to 20 people living with major disease caused by smoking," said senior study author Terry Pechacek ..."Smoking not only will kill you, it will damage your health and make your life worse."
Oct 13, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 13, 2014 20:15
The Irish Cancer Society has applauded the Revenue Commissioners for the drop in the rate of tobacco smuggling into Ireland but is expressing concern at the revealing statistics* that show that Big Tobacco is the source of 90 percent of cigarettes coming
Aug 21, 2014 Irish Cancer Society (ie)
added Oct 12, 2014 12:22
nicotine, the major addictive component of tobacco smoke, can induce cell-cycle progression, angiogenesis, and metastasis of lung and pancreatic cancers...These observations highlight the role of nAChRs in promoting the growth and metastasis of tumors an
Jan 1, 2014 National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Oct 12, 2014 11:50
The study, published in JAMA, followed up on the observation that there was an association between prevalence of the virus and the number of self-reported cigarettes smoked per day by an individual.
Oct 8, 2014 Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Oct 11, 2014 22:55