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CEO Cancer Gold Standard Reaches 5 Million Lives Covered as Inaugural Employers Celebrate Ten Years of Accreditation

program of the CEO Roundtable on Cancer, is now helping more than 5 million employer must establish programs to reduce cancer risk by ... establishing policies and programs to reduce cancer risk by prohibiting tobacco use and supporting tob
Business Wire
added Jun 15, 2016 17:12

Microsoft Finds Cancer Clues in Search Queries

by analyzing large samples of search engine queries they may in some cases be able to identify internet users who are suffering from pancreatic cancer, even before they have received a diagnosis of the disease.
New York Times
added Jun 11, 2016 14:37

Study links tobacco microbials, carcinogens

found that the microbial community on the tobacco leaf changes during the air-curing process, especially during high heat and high humidity. Under these conditions, microbes that convert nitrate to nitrite appear to increase. Nitrate to nitrite conversion (
added Jun 9, 2016 16:44

[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Cancer victims hopeful of nationwide smoking ban

The country’s most active cancer survivor group advocating healthy lifestyle has expressed hopes that the Duterte administration would immediately enforce a nationwide ban smoking in public places. “We are hoping that incoming President Rodrigo Duterte, (TV 5) (ph)
added Jun 6, 2016 17:30

nyt op-ed affirms need to include tobacco control in cancer moonshot

Obama’s Pointless Cancer ‘Moonshot’ we spend billions and engage an army of researchers to shoot for the moon, let’s remember to also keep in our sights the less glamorous but dramatically effective solutions already available in our own backyard.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 28, 2016 16:21

[California] Register of Actions (ROA): Case Title: Gwynn vs. Altria Group Inc

05/23/2016 Complaint filed by Gwynn, Alicia; Gwynn-Jones, Anisha...Civil Case Management Conference scheduled for 10/21/2016 at 01:00:00 PM at Central in C-71 Gregory W Pollack.
Superior Court of California, County of San Diego
added May 27, 2016 17:23

[California] Tony Gwynn’s family sues chewing tobacco maker

The suit was filed in San Diego Superior Court on behalf of his widow, Alicia Gwynn, who was married to the star for 33 years, and his two adult children Anisha Gwynn-Jones and Tony Gwynn Jr., who also played professional baseball. It targets Altria Gro
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added May 26, 2016 00:09

FDA Launches Ad Campaign Against Chewing Tobacco

they are targeting rural teenagers with a new $36 million ad campaign that highlights the health risks associated with chewing tobacco. The campaign's message -- "smokeless doesn't mean harmless" -- will challenge a habit that has become a tradition in t
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 19, 2016 21:35

Lifetime Smoking History and Cause-Specific Mortality in a Cohort Study with 43 Years of Follow-Up.

lifetime numbers of cigarettes smoked and the duration of smoking have different impacts for different causes of mortality. Moreover, our findings emphasize the importance of smoking-related competing risks when studying the smoking-related cancer mortali
UroToday International Journal
added Apr 11, 2016 17:48

[Florida, New York] DIAZ: Smokeless tobacco is baseball's deadly sin and should be banned

What movies rarely document is the dark side: Tony Gwynn, one of the greats on and off the field, dying at 54 after a long fight with mouth cancer. The disfigured face of former big-leaguer Bill Tuttle, who died at 69, ravaged from chewing tobacco for alm
Orlando (FL) Sentinel
added Apr 8, 2016 05:00
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