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75th anniversary commentary: JNCI and Cancer Prevention [FREE FULL TEXT]

JNCI...with its broad coverage of bench research, epidemiologic studies, and clinical trials, has a long history of publishing practice-changing studies in cancer prevention and public health. These include studies of tobacco cessation,
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Mar 29, 2015 02:34

Doll and Peto’s Quantitative Estimates of Cancer Risks: Holding Generally True for 35 Years [FREE FULL TEXT]

Doll and Peto listed cigarette smoking as the major single preventable cause of cancer in the United States, estimating that cigarette smoking accounted for about 30% of all cancer deaths in 1978...between 2005 and 2009 among those over age 35 years 84%
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Mar 29, 2015 02:26

[Spain] Smoking Increases The Risk Of Prostate Cancer

A new study found that current smokers and those who quit smoking are twice at risk of developing prostate cancer after surgery. The study presented at the European Association of Urology at Madrid remarked that this analysis holds true for those who qui
International Business Times (au)
added Mar 28, 2015 11:42

ARCHIVE: BLUM: "Stand Up To Cancer" not standing up to cigarette promoters: guest opinion

But several sponsors that were praised in the telecast appear to be doing more to promote the leading cause of cancer — cigarette smoking -- than to prevent or cure cancer. Take SIEMENS...And in the latest issues of WIRED and Vanity Fair, published by St
added Mar 28, 2015 10:54

This law professor might have saved more lives than any doctor

"Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies" features...John Banzhaf's legal complaint about cigarette commercials led to a ruling by the Federal Communications Commission [FCC] requiring broadcasters to make hundreds of millions of dollars available free for
Norwalk (OH) Reflector
added Mar 28, 2015 07:41

BLUM: Big tobacco has surprising friends

dismaying to see in advertisements for ...“Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies” that one of its major sponsors is Siemens. During the six-hour documentary, a single Siemens machine will produce 7,800,000 cigarettes....WETA said that in presenting the film
Tuscaloosa (AL) News
added Mar 27, 2015 22:02

Katie Hopkins faces online backlash after calling Angelina Jolie 'smug' for revealing cancer scare surgery... and asks star, 'What's next fag ash lil? Your lungs?'

Katie Hopkins implied that Angelina was hypocritical for smoking while wanting to prevent ovarian cancer
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 27, 2015 13:28

Ken Burns unravels the mysteries of cancer in PBS film

The film discusses the groundbreaking surgeon general's report in the 1960s strongly linking cigarette smoking to cancer and the slow but steady reduction, at least in the United States, of probably the best-known carcinogen. "You could say, 'Does that ma
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 27, 2015 13:22

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

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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