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[Florida] R.J. Reynolds Blamed for 49-Year Old's Lung Cancer Death, as Trial Opens

Attorneys debated whether a tobacco industry conspiracy or a Florida smoker's own choices were to blame for the lung cancer that killed him at 49, as trial began this week against R.J. Reynolds. Hochreiter v. R.J. Reynolds, 2015CA003926.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 14, 2018 04:34

[West Virginia] RGH: Lung cancer not just a smoker's disease

“The good news is that there are several things you can do to help reduce your risk of developing lung cancer,” she said. “The first and most important thing is to refrain from smoking, since cigarette smoking has been proven to cause the vast majority o
Beckley (WV) Register Herald
added Nov 14, 2018 03:02

Smoking Causes 90% of All Lung Cancer Deaths

lung cancer is the leading cancer killer in both men and women in the United States. The main cause of lung cancer is smoking. It contributes to up to 90 percent of all lung cancer deaths. Andrea Villanti, PhD, MPH, talks to us about lung cancer and smo
added Nov 14, 2018 03:01

[South Carolina] Charleston VA hospital promotes early lung cancer screening for long-time smokers

Wilson, along with many veterans, was a beneficiary of a lung cancer screening program specifically catered to veterans who are heavy cigarette smokers. The program, which emerged during a time when 75 percent of lung cancer patients were seeking treatm
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Nov 12, 2018 22:02

[Nigeria] NGO Launches Lung Cancer Prevention Campaign In FCT

Move Against Cancer Africa (MACA), on Thursday, rolled out lung cancer prevention awareness programme in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Mr Caleb Egwuenu, Project Director of MACA, said that the awareness was part of the group’s initiative toward ma
Independent (ng)
added Nov 10, 2018 19:54

Florida Federal Jury Again Rejects Claims By Smoker’s Widow ($$)

For the third time, jurors on Nov. 7 sided with the tobacco industry in a longstanding dispute over the lung cancer death of a Florida man (Eddie O....
Lexis Nexis
added Nov 10, 2018 17:38

Americans Unaware of Women's Top Cancer Killer / Survivors, Advocates Kick Off Awareness Month at National Press Club Event

Do you know the number one cancer killer of women? In the recent "Know Cancer Survey," 94 percent of 2,026 respondents answered that question incorrectly. Results of the national survey will be released during the Lung Cancer Awareness Month Kickoff &
PR Newswire
added Nov 9, 2018 17:01
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[Nigeria] NGO launches lung cancer prevention campaign

Move Against Cancer Africa (MACA), a cancer advocacy NGO, on Thursday, rolled out lung cancer prevention awareness programme in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Mr Caleb Egwuenu, the Project Director of MACA, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on th
News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)
added Nov 9, 2018 02:18
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[UK] Lifesaving mobile lung cancer screening project launched in Leeds

A NEW mobile screening trial in Leeds designed to help detect the early signs of lung cancer could lead to a national screening programme being launched to save more lives. GPs will be inviting around 7,000 smokers and ex-smokers to take part in the Leeds
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Nov 8, 2018 19:04

Lung Cancer: Not What You Think

The American Lung Association's LUNG FORCE and Cancer Treatment Centers of America are collaborating on a bold campaign to raise awareness around the #1 cancer killer
PR Newswire
added Nov 7, 2018 18:46
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