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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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Donnie Walsh, Basketball Legend and Tongue Cancer Survivor, Urges Public to Attend Free Local Screenings During Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week

Medical and dental centers throughout U.S. will take part in 18th annual OHANCAW®, April 12-18...tongue cancers and other mouth cancers can arise in anyone whether they are smokers or nonsmokers.
PR Newswire
added Mar 25, 2015 17:08
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[New York] AUDIO: Why The War On Cancer Hasn't Been Won

When President Richard Nixon declared a war on cancer in 1971, there were high hopes that scientists were close enough to understanding the underlying causes that many cures were within reach. We obviously haven't won the war.
WNYC Radio
added Mar 24, 2015 12:29
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Living Cancer

WNYC’s Living Cancer series takes you inside the shifting science of cancer treatment. New drug protocols offer hope for many, while remaining just out of reach for others. Research scientists are working to discover the root causes of cancer, but the d
WNYC Radio
added Mar 24, 2015 12:25
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Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Siddhartha Mukherjee, tells the complete story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern research institutions. At six hours, the film interweaves
PBS
added Mar 24, 2015 12:11
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The Leonard Lopate Show: The Story of Cancer

“Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies,” which tells the comprehensive story of the disease and our quest to understand it, treat it, and cure it. The film mixes history with intimate stories about patients and investigates the latest scientific breakthroug
WNYC Radio
added Mar 24, 2015 12:09
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