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[California] Cancer Surpasses Heart Disease as Leading Cause of Death in Calif.

death rates for cancer and heart disease both have been declining for about 25 years. However, the mortality rate for heart disease has fallen at a faster rate...The study attributed the falling cancer death rate to:...Declining smoking rates.
California Healthline
added Jan 12, 2016 16:21
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[Japan, UK] Cancer to be detected through the smell of BREATH with revolutionary breathalyser

A new gadget has been developed to detect cancer through the smell of breath A new style of cancer test is being developed in Japan and it could revolutionise detecting the disease. The National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) have developed a sm
The [London, UK] Express
added Jan 11, 2016 17:35

[UK] David Bowie dies from cancer aged 69: Dutch website reports that David Bowie died from liver cancer

Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 11, 2016 17:29

[UK] Tears for Ziggy: Devastated David Bowie fans mourn shock death of music icon as it's claimed he suffered six heart attacks before losing secret battle with cancer

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2016 17:27

David Bowie's secret cancer battle: Last picture shows rocker looking gaunt but well

A long-time smoker and drug user, Bowie put his health under strain for many years.
The Mirror (uk)
added Jan 11, 2016 17:24

New U.S. cancer cases holding steady, deaths declining

This year, the U.S. will see nearly 1.7 million new cancer cases and nearly 600,000 cancer deaths, according to American Cancer Society projections...there are fewer lung cancer deaths as a result of fewer people smoking.
added Jan 9, 2016 12:24

ARMENTANO: Marijuana vs. Tobacco: Not All Smoke Is Created Equal

Based on this scientific record, it makes little sense for lawmakers to impose legislative bans on herbal cannabis products, such as those that presently exist for patients in Minnesota and New York and which are now being proposed in several other state
The Daily Chronic
added Jan 8, 2016 21:51

[Asia, India] `Organic' tobacco lures youngsters, cases of oral cancer go up fivefold

Companies are hard selling gutka to youngsters by branding it as `organic' and `herbal' chewing tobacco. What's alarming, experts say, is a fivefold rise -a spike in incidence of the disease from 0.6% to 3.1% -in cases of oral cancer among people between
Times of India
added Jan 8, 2016 20:54

Cancer statistics, 2016 [FREE FULL TEXT]

Researchers recently estimated that tobacco control efforts adopted in the wake of the first Surgeon General's report on smoking and health in 1964 have resulted in 8 million fewer premature smoking-related deaths, one-third of which are due to cancer.[55
CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians
added Jan 9, 2016 12:27
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Inside New York's first marijuana clinic where pot cannot be smoked and only oral capsules are allowed

New York has one of the strictest medical marijuana programs in the US Only patients with cancer, AIDS and Parkinson's disease qualify Cannabis cannot be smoked - only capsules and vaporizers are allowed
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 8, 2016 03:48
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