Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 1,133 headlines found
Emphysema identified in low-dose CT scans increases the risk for lung cancer regardless of a patient’s smoking history, according to findings from the International Early Lung Cancer Action Program.
Mar 3, 2015 Healio.com
added Mar 3, 2015 13:10
Bronchial carcinoid tumours are a form of cancer known as neuroendocrine tumours. ...10 to 20 per cent occur in the lungs... In fact, while smoking is by far the most common cause of the 43,000 cases of lung cancer each year, 14 per cent of people who dev
Mar 3, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 3, 2015 01:02
Rojas partly blamed the lax implementation of Republic Act 9211 or the Tobaco Regulation Act for the deaths. He said several areas in Metro Manila that are supposed to be smoke-free places, such as comedy bars, airports and bus terminals, are often found
Mar 1, 2015 Cebu City Sun Star (ph)
added Mar 1, 2015 09:29
The jury ruled that Merle Zamboni’s husband, Robert Edward Hoover, was addicted to cigarettes, which was a legal cause of his fatal lung cancer, putting Hoover in the so-called Engle progeny of smokers. Hoover was 60 percent liable for his death, but Phi
Feb 27, 2015 Law360
added Feb 28, 2015 19:50
the jury found that Theodore McKeever reasonably relied on — to his detriment — Philip Morris’ concealment of information before 1982 about the risks of smoking cigarettes. The jury said that his reliance legally caused his emphysema and lung cancer.
Feb 23, 2015 Law360
added Feb 24, 2015 13:00
American Lung Association's LUNG FORCE Teams up with Academy AwardÂ® Nominee Laura Dern and Author Cheryl Strayed to Raise Awareness of Lung Cancer in Women During 87th Annual Academy Awards
Join Team Turquoise on the Red Carpet to Elevate Awareness of the Number One Cancer Killer of Women...LUNG FORCE, which is nationally presented by CVS Health, works to make lung cancer in women a public health priority, drive policy change and increase re
Feb 23, 2015 PR Newswire
added Feb 23, 2015 22:10
Hookah smokers and those exposed to the secondhand smoke had elevated levels of benzene, which has been associated with leukemia, investigators reported. Urinary concentration of the benzene metabolite S-phenylmercapturic acid (SPMA) was more than four
Nov 24, 2014 MedPage Today
added Feb 20, 2015 10:26
Court staff read the jury's verdict that said: "Do you find that Barbara McMannis had lung cancer, that she was addicted to cigarettes containing nicotine and that an addiction to cigarettes containing nicotine was the leading cause of her lung cancer? A
Feb 19, 2015 WBBH NBC2 (Tallahassee, FL)
added Feb 20, 2015 04:01
[Florida] BAKER v. R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY: Appeal and cross-appeal from the Circuit Court for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit
She appeals the trial court’s entry of final judgment in favor of Defendant, arguing the trial court erred in denying her motion for a new trial because the jury’s verdict was internally inconsistent. For the reasons set forth below, we affirm.
Feb 18, 2015 Law360
added Feb 19, 2015 18:08
It was an emotional day on the witness stand as Barbara McMannis' family faced jurors. Tears came as two of her daughters and husband answered questions about her lifetime of smoking that they believe contributed to her death.
Feb 11, 2015 WBBH NBC2 (Tallahassee, FL)
added Feb 17, 2015 11:53