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Cancer deaths are down — but new cases are on the rise, report says / Cigarette smoking rates have plunged, driving down lung cancer rates.
Cigarette use among adults fell nearly 39 percent between 2000 and 2015, which the report says has helped to drive down lung cancer rates. An estimated 15 percent of U.S. adults still smoke cigarettes.
Sep 13, 2017 statnews.com
added Sep 13, 2017 15:28
filed Tuesday a stay of motion request for a federal judgment in favor of a Connecticut woman who claimed she got laryngeal cancer from smoking Salem Kings for 25 years. A three-judge panel for the Second Circuit Court sent the case back July 7 to the tr
Sep 9, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 9, 2017 21:11
The alcohol industry is misleading consumers with distorted and distracting health messages that downplay any related risk of cancer, researchers claim. The industry is using "denying, distortion and distraction" strategies to minimise evidence in activ
Sep 8, 2017 The Independent (uk)
added Sep 9, 2017 02:48
China is the leading consumer of tobacco in the worldwide...hy lifestyle have also been carried out actively. In this report, we have studied in-depth analysis of 26 types of cancer in which Lung cancer is leading the market because China has high cons
Sep 5, 2017 PR Newswire
added Sep 6, 2017 03:23
Smoking Cessation and Risk of Esophageal Cancer by Histological Type: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Smoking cessation time-dependently decreases risk of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma, particularly in Western populations, while it has limited influence on the risk of esophageal adenocarcinoma.
Sep 4, 2017 Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Sep 5, 2017 03:30
For the first time, a drug has helped prevent heart attacks by curbing inflammation, a new and very different approach than lowering cholesterol, the focus for many years. People on the drug also had surprisingly lower cancer death rates, especially fro
Aug 28, 2017 CBS
added Sep 2, 2017 21:47
Canakinumab, drug that fights inflammation, can reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes in people who have already had a heart attack, a new study finds....might reduce cancer risk in former smokers.
Aug 28, 2017 New York Times
added Sep 2, 2017 21:45
Muhammad Faid started smoking at age 17 and smoked five sticks a day with his friends. He is now 24 and is one of the youngest patients to have been diagnosed with oral cancer. He is now undergoing chemotherapy at Hospital Kuala Lumpur (HKL). Although th
Aug 21, 2017 AsiaOne (sg)
added Sep 1, 2017 01:01
The cigar smoking teetotaller founded the China Club . . . He wrote a tribute to the National Health Service in the FT three weeks ago after being treated in hospital for a haemorrhaged ulcer.
Aug 31, 2017 Australian Financial Review (au)
added Aug 31, 2017 15:45
Mr. Tang said in 2012 that his founding of the Pacific Cigar Company in 1992 had been a formative experience in tapping into East Asia’s increasingly prosperous elite. Appreciating that cigar lovers tended to be affluent but that cigar smoke was not alw
Aug 31, 2017 New York Times
added Aug 31, 2017 15:44