Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Cancer 5,034 headlines found

2 Views

RODU: American Cancer Society Sees Zero Cancer Risk for Smokeless Tobacco

A June 11th American Cancer Society policy paper (here) states that the Society will “focus on the primary goal of ending deadly combustible tobacco use… Given this imperative, ACS will provide smokers and the public with clear and accurate information a
Heartland Institute
added Jul 23, 2018 05:38
7 Views

Social Smoking: Just How Bad Is It For You?

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
SheerLuxe.com (uk)
added Jul 20, 2018 20:23
4 Views

Population-level relevance of risk factors for cancer

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
Centre for Big Data Research in Health (CBDRH) (au)
added Jul 20, 2018 20:21
3 Views

[Australia] Four in five lung cancers preventable through healthy lifestyle

"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
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jul 19, 2018 14:21
3 Views

[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
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 16, 2018 15:03
7 Views

Smoking, Sex, and Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer: Steroid Hormone Receptors in Tumor Tissue (S0424)

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.
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Jul 13, 2018 13:09
3 Views

Nurse-Led Smoking-Cessation Program for Cancer Patients Doubled the Quit Rate

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
Oncology News (CancerNetwork.com)
added Jul 12, 2018 13:25
8 Views

[Australia] Everyone knows smoking causes lung cancer, but what about infertility and arthritis?

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
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jul 8, 2018 21:54
1 View

AMD3100 ameliorates cigarette smoke-induced emphysema-like manifestations in mice

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.
American Journal of Physiology-Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology.
added Jul 5, 2018 16:34
2 Views

Stem cell therapy drug may protect against smoke-related COPD symptoms

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
EurekAlert
added Jul 5, 2018 16:33
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines