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Trends Over Time in Tobacco-Specific Nitrosamines (TSNAs) in Whole Tobacco and Smoke Emissions From Cigarettes Sold in Canada [FREE FULL TEXT]

levels of TSNAs in whole tobacco and smoke emissions of cigarettes sold in Canada increased from 2007 through 2011/12, following initial reductions over the previous 2 years. Differences in TSNA levels between companies raise questions about manufacturing
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 8, 2017 16:10
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[Asia, India] Hookah smoking more cancerous than cigarettes: DAK

Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) today said it (hookah) smoke has higher cancerous potential than cigarette smoke. President DAK Dr Nisar ul Hassan in a statement here this afternoon said hookah smoke contains higher levels of cancer-causing chemicals th
United News of India (in)
added Jun 7, 2017 15:06
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[Asia-pacific] What are the most common cancers in Singapore?

Cancer is the No. 1 cause of death in Singapore, and its prevalence has been rising steadily over the years. The number of cancer cases in Singapore has increased by about 17 per cent since 2010. A poor diet, lack of exercise and smoking are some of the
Yahoo!
added Jun 7, 2017 02:07
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[Florida] Jury Finds For Tobacco Companies In Engle Progeny Trial ($$)

A Florida state court jury on June 2 found in favor of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Philip Morris USA Inc. in a suit where a man and his wife claimed that the man developed bladder cancer because of his addiction to cigarettes made by the two tobacco com
Lexis Nexis
added Jun 6, 2017 17:00
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[Florida] Philip Morris, RJR Prevail in $11M Trial Over Smoker's Bladder Cancer

The six-member jury, in Florida’s 15th Judicial Circuit, needed only an hour to reject Steve Kogan’s claim that nicotine addiction drove him to smoke for 40 years and ultimately caused his 1994 bladder cancer. Although Kogan survived the disease, surgeon
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jun 6, 2017 16:35
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[UK] Your smoking could give pets cancer, owners are told: Vet says warnings about second-hand smoke are still not sinking in

Pet owners have not yet got the message that their dogs and cats can get cancer from their second-hand smoke, according to TV 'supervet' Noel Fitzpatrick
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 5, 2017 14:45
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[Asia, Vietnam] VIDEO: More secondhand smokers suffer from serious diseases

Doctors from the National Hospital for Cancer and Tumor said 30-35 percent of cancer patients are female. Most of them are non-smokers but have relatives who smoke. Statistics in 2015 showed that in Vietnam, 28.5 million non-smokers were exposed to smoke
Vietnam Net
added Jun 1, 2017 18:27
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JAMA publishes report on risk of second-hand smoke with heat-not-burn cigarettes

A study on secondhand smoke from the next generation of heat-not-burn cigarettes found the products release some of the same cancer-causing chemicals as do traditional cigarettes. The study by the University of Bern in Switzerland was published Friday i
Greensboro (NC) News & Record
added Jun 1, 2017 03:12
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[Asia, India] WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY - Oral cancer scourge in urban Ahmedabad

Estimates from the national cancer regist ry and city-based oncologists suggest that Ahmedabad has the highest incidence of oral cancer ca ses, accunting for 56% of cancer cases. Worse, more than half of these oral cancer cases are detected at late stages
Times of India
added May 31, 2017 00:03
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[Asia, India] 90% of tobacco users suffer from lung cancer: Study

On the eve of World No Tobacco Day on Tuesday, doctors at SN Medical College said about 80-85% cases of lung cancer are caused due to smoking. Citing a study by his department, Dr Ashok Kumar Arya (radiotherapy) said, “In 2016, 1,300 lung cancer patients
Times of India
added May 30, 2017 22:04
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