Headlines Tagged with Cancer — 4,973 headlines found
1. You Can Still Be Addicted While social smokers may not be physically addicted to nicotine, like regular smokers, experts believe they can still be psychologically addicted to the act of smoking. “Social smokers aren’t using nicotine to avoid withdraw
Jul 19, 2018 SheerLuxe.com (uk)
added Jul 20, 2018 20:23
We are estimating and comparing the population-level relevance of risk factors for cancer in Australia...This study is focusing on the preventable lifestyle-related risk factors (e.g., smoking, alcohol consumption, poor diet, lack of exercise, overweight
Jul 20, 2018 Centre for Big Data Research in Health (CBDRH) (au)
added Jul 20, 2018 20:21
"More than three out of four lung cancers are caused by ever smoking. Current smoking is responsible for more than half of lung cancers and past smoking for nearly a quarter." The study showed that the lung cancer risk remained elevated for 40 years after
Jul 19, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jul 19, 2018 14:21
[UK] MURRAY: She puffed her way through breast cancer. Not even her dad’s lung cancer put her off. Now JENNI MURRAY reveals the surprising reason: why I’m finally giving up smoking at 68
I don’t think any of us had the faintest idea of how dangerous to our health smoking would prove. It was everywhere... So, at last I’ve quit. I won’t be asking for a last one on my death bed. But was it fear of terminal cancer that brought me to this poi
Jul 16, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 16, 2018 15:03
Lower expression of nuclear ER-β in women supports the estrogen hypothesis in lung cancer etiology. Increasing cytoplasmic ER-α and ER-β and decreasing PR protein expression may be mechanisms whereby smoking disrupts hormone pathways.
Jul 13, 2018 Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Jul 13, 2018 13:09
A smoking-cessation program run by an oncology clinical nurse specialist at Duke Cancer Center Raleigh has doubled the quit rate since its implementation in 2015. At the 43rd Oncology Nursing Society Congress, Susan Bruce, MSN, RN, OCN, AOCNS, CTTS, a cl
Jul 11, 2018 Oncology News (CancerNetwork.com)
added Jul 12, 2018 13:25
less than a third of Australians realise it can also cause conditions such as acute leukaemia and rheumatoid arthritis, according to a new study, raising the question around whether current graphic cigarette warning labels need to be refreshed. The study
Jul 8, 2018 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jul 8, 2018 21:54
These results suggest that antagonism of SDF-1 binding to CXCR4 is associated with protection of both bone marrow and lungs during chronic CS exposure, thus encouraging future studies of potential therapeutic benefit of AMD3100 in emphysema.
May 10, 2018 American Journal of Physiology-Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology.
added Jul 5, 2018 16:34
A drug used in stem cell therapy to treat certain cancers may also protect against cigarette smoke-induced lung injury. The study, published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physiology--Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology, was chosen as an APS
Jul 5, 2018 EurekAlert
added Jul 5, 2018 16:33
Predictors of Varenicline Adherence Among Cancer Patients Treated for Tobacco Dependence and its Association With Smoking Cessation
Among cancer patients treated for tobacco dependence with varenicline, adherence is associated with smoking cessation. Initial changes in depressed mood and the reinforcing effects of smoking are predictive of adherence.
Jun 28, 2018 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 4, 2018 04:36