Headlines Tagged with Cancer — 4,923 headlines found
Cigarette smoking can be blamed for at least 167,133 cancer deaths in the U.S. in a single year, according to a new report. These are only the deaths due to the 12 categories of cancer that the U.S. Surgeon General blames on smoking (a list that includes
Oct 24, 2016 Los Angeles Times
added Oct 25, 2016 13:50
Habit is linked to close to one-third of fatal cancers in people 35 and older, study finds
Oct 24, 2016 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 24, 2016 19:33
The report describes 10 transformative research recommendations for achieving the Cancer Moonshot's ambitious goal... G. Expand use of proven cancer prevention and early detection strategies Reduce cancer risk and cancer health disparities through approa
Sep 7, 2016 National Cancer Institute (NCI)
added Sep 8, 2016 18:17
A top Cancer Council researcher says Australia's ban on nicotine e-cigarettes is bad policy that is difficult to defend. This puts him at odds with the council's official stance. The medicines regulator has been asked to exempt nicotine from the Schedu
Sep 7, 2016 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Sep 7, 2016 16:13
While the CDC says that tobacco and marijuana smoke both carry numerous cancer-causing chemicals, research efforts linking marijuana to cancer and/or lung disease have been inconclusive
Sep 1, 2016 High Times
added Sep 2, 2016 15:13
Kentucky ranks first in deaths from cancer and has for several years, but falls short in its fight against cancer when it comes to supporting policies and passing legislation to prevent it, according to an American Cancer Society report released Aug. 11.
Aug 15, 2016 KyForward
added Aug 15, 2016 18:47
Visiting casinos, he crisscrossed the country in an aging Chrysler Concorde, often with Skoal tobacco packed in his lip. He had come from tobacco users; his dad had smoked cigars, his mom cigarettes since age 14.
Aug 1, 2016 New York Times
added Jul 31, 2016 19:31
Concerns have been raised in the past about the possibly toxic emissions that e-cigarettes produce, from formaldehyde to diacetyl—a chemical linked to a severe lung disease. And this study found two new toxins never before detected, propylene oxide and g
Jul 27, 2016 Vice.com
added Jul 28, 2016 16:00
Prevention would require taking on the tobacco industry, a major cause of cancer, and that appears to be taboo for this administration. Without meaningful tobacco controls, the moonshot will miss the moon and drift into outer space.
Jul 6, 2016 Washington Post
added Jul 7, 2016 22:58
We can only achieve a world without cancer if we put the creativity, dedication and resources of government, nonprofits and the corporate sectors behind proven prevention strategies - and tobacco prevention should be at the top of our prevention agenda.
Jun 29, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 30, 2016 20:37