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[Asia, India] Congress slams Bharatiya Janata Party MP's remark on tobacco and cancer

Congress on Tuesday mounted an attack on Narendra Modi government coining a phrase “Abki Baar Tobacco Lobby ki Sarkar” as it condemned BJP MP Dilip Gandhi’s remarks that all studies linking cancer to tobacco have come from abroad and that there is no Ind
Financial Express (in)
added Apr 2, 2015 14:39
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[Asia, India] BJP MP's comments on tobacco and cancer kick up storm

A huge controversy broke out on Tuesday over comments by a Parliamentary panel head and BJP MP Dilip Gandhi that there was no Indian study to confirm tobacco use leads to cancer, leaving the Government embarassed and rival parties and the medical fratern
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Apr 2, 2015 14:38

Smoking doubles the risk of prostate cancer recurring after surgery

Current smokers and those who have quit smoking less than 10 years previously have twice the risk of suffering a recurrence of their prostate cancer after surgery, a new study presented at the European Association of Urology (EAU) conference in Madrid ha
Irish Medical Times (ie)
added Apr 2, 2015 14:29

[Australia] People focus on wrong cancer risks: survey

Australians too often blame cancer on factors they do not control... found most people were able to recite the well-known risk factors for cancers, including smoking and sunburn. But many put too much emphasis on factors including pollution, chemicals in
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Apr 2, 2015 12:54

Oral Cancer Awareness Month and tobacco update

The Oral Cancer Foundation invites you to join their national screening campaign to end oral cancer. Oral cancer awareness in the general population is low, and approximately 43,250 people in the U.S. will be newly diagnosed with oral cancer this year. (1
DentistryIQ (PennWell Dental Group)
added Apr 1, 2015 18:48

Indian parliament needs more proof smoking causes cancer

As India braced to miss the April 1 deadline…the head of a parliamentary body debating the issue said he needed more proof smoking causes cancer…Dilip Kumar Gandhi….“Does this (smoking) cause cancer or does not? What are the impacts? We have never done o
DAWN Group of Newspapers (pk)
added Apr 1, 2015 17:30

'He died while smoking, drinking whiskey and telling lies': Hilarious and heartfelt obituary to Alaska fisherman, 60, published in local paper by adoring daughter

Captain Donald Malcolm Jr lived a magnificent life, so it's only fitting that his family would choose to memorialize him in a legendary way when the 60-year-old Alaska fisherman died last month. In an obituary published in the Homer Tribune, Malcolm's da
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 1, 2015 17:11
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Mouthing Off Against Oral Cancer / April Is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

According to the Oral Cancer Foundation, more than 43,000 new cases of oral cancer will be diagnosed this year, and oral cancer is expected to cause more than 8,000 deaths--about one death per hour.
PR Newswire
added Apr 1, 2015 16:49

Early Screenings Are Key In Fight Against Oral Cancer

Aspen Dental Practices to Make Donation to Oral Cancer Foundation for Advance Screenings during Oral Cancer Awareness Month in April
PR Newswire
added Apr 1, 2015 16:48

National Oral Cancer Awareness Survey Reveals Greater Need for Education and Screening Tools for Oral Cancer Among U.S. Adults / National Consumer Survey Conducted by Vigilant Biosciences Shows Consumer Interest in Simple, Effective Screening Tools for Or

the majority knows little or nothing at all about oral cancer (68 percent) and only 36 percent reported being screened for oral cancer at their last dental check-up, according to findings from a survey released today by Vigilant Biosciences, Inc. ("Vigila
PR Newswire
added Apr 1, 2015 16:38
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