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Powerful new “Tips From Former Smokers” ads focus on living with vision loss and colorectal cancer

a series of powerful new ads featuring former smokers who suffer from smoking-related illnesses, including vision loss and colorectal cancer. Ads also highlight the benefits of quitting for smokers’ loved ones, and the importance of quitting cigarettes c
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Mar 27, 2015 12:21
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Midlife Fitness May Be a Real Cancer Fighter for Men / Study shows lower risk of lung, colon tumors at 65 and older

Fit middle-aged men appear less likely to develop lung and colon cancer in later life than their out-of-shape peers. And if they do develop cancer, they are more likely to beat it...the reduction in lung cancer was most likely due to not smoking. Thirty-o
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 27, 2015 12:19
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Nicotine Levels and Presence of Selected Tobacco-Derived Toxins in Tobacco Flavoured Electronic Cigarette Refill Liquids [FREE FULL TEXT]

Some electronic cigarette (EC) liquids of tobacco flavour contain extracts of cured tobacco leaves produced by a process of solvent extraction and steeping. These are commonly called Natural Extract of Tobacco (NET) liquids....all EC liquids contained far
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
added Apr 2, 2015 19:28
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Donnie Walsh, Basketball Legend and Tongue Cancer Survivor, Urges Public to Attend Free Local Screenings During Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week

Medical and dental centers throughout U.S. will take part in 18th annual OHANCAW®, April 12-18...tongue cancers and other mouth cancers can arise in anyone whether they are smokers or nonsmokers.
PR Newswire
added Mar 25, 2015 17:08
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Living Cancer

WNYC’s Living Cancer series takes you inside the shifting science of cancer treatment. New drug protocols offer hope for many, while remaining just out of reach for others. Research scientists are working to discover the root causes of cancer, but the d
WNYC Radio
added Mar 24, 2015 12:25
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Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Siddhartha Mukherjee, tells the complete story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern research institutions. At six hours, the film interweaves
PBS
added Mar 24, 2015 12:11
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The Leonard Lopate Show: The Story of Cancer

“Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies,” which tells the comprehensive story of the disease and our quest to understand it, treat it, and cure it. The film mixes history with intimate stories about patients and investigates the latest scientific breakthroug
WNYC Radio
added Mar 24, 2015 12:09
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[New York] AUDIO: Why The War On Cancer Hasn't Been Won

When President Richard Nixon declared a war on cancer in 1971, there were high hopes that scientists were close enough to understanding the underlying causes that many cures were within reach. We obviously haven't won the war.
WNYC Radio
added Mar 24, 2015 12:29
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Smoking May Be Linked to Prostate Cancer's Return

Smoking doubles the risk that prostate cancer will return after surgery for the disease, a new study suggests.... Former smokers had to have quit more than 10 years in order to have a significantly lower risk of cancer recurrence, according to the study,
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 23, 2015 14:18
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[District of Columbia] Siemens Proud to Announce Washington, D.C. Preview Screening for CANCER: EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES

Siemens joins WETA, the flagship Washington, D.C. public television station in hosting a preview screening for Ken Burns Presents CANCER: THE EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES... Siemens invests in research to support the development of advanced technology that can
Siemens USA
added Mar 30, 2015 20:14
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