Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 1,003 headlines found
A bump in the take-up of smoking among women in the early 1980s is now being echoed in lung cancer rates, which are rising for women while falling for men. The state's first comprehensive report on lung cancer, released by the Cancer Institute of NSW on
Oct 17, 2014 The Age (au)
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Global Cancer Diagnostics Inc. today announced the availability of The Lung Cancer Test™ beginning, October 20, 2014. All required Clinical Validation studies are complete with excellent results. The Test detects the presence of the required biomarkers t
Oct 21, 2014 PR Newswire
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Doctors believe smoking causes lung cancer by damaging the cells that line the lungs. When you inhale cigarette smoke, which is full of cancer-causing substances, changes in the lung tissue begin almost immediately. At first the body may be able to repa
Oct 21, 2014 St. George (UT) Spectrum
added Oct 21, 2014 09:31
Stephanie Fsadni learns that women are more prone to breathing problems than men. Respiratory consultant Josef Micallef explains why they are more predisposed to suffer from asthma, lung cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Oct 10, 2014 Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 10, 2014 13:46
Spatial and temporal dissection of the genomic changes occurring during the evolution of human non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) may help elucidate the basis for its dismal prognosis.
Oct 10, 2014 Science
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sit dormant in a person's lungs for decades, waiting to diversify and spread. The discovery sounds scary but could actually be key to reducing the disease's devastating toll, raising the possibility of early detection, screening and maybe even preventativ
Oct 9, 2014 New Scientist
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This dormancy can end when new, additional genetic mistakes occur and trigger rapid cancer growth, the researchers said. During this sudden growth, different genetic errors appear in separate parts of the tumor. Each of these areas evolves differently, a
Oct 9, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 9, 2014 15:56
The mediation of social influences on smoking cessation and awareness of the early signs of lung cancer
Conclusions: We suggest that future smoking cessation and lung cancer awareness campaigns could usefully capitalise on the influence of close social networks, and would benefit from taking a 'softer'approach.
Oct 7, 2014 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Oct 7, 2014 13:52
stage four lung cancer...The other half was also given time with palliative specialists to have conversations about what their aims and goals were. That group...had less suffering at the end of life....They also lived 25 percent longer.
Oct 6, 2014 The Diane Rehm Show (WAMU 88.5)
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Proctor...walked jurors through the history of tobacco manufacturing and marketing. Proctor detailed jurors of tobacco leaders’ decision in the 1960s to conceal the dangers of smoking while continuing to market their product. Proctor also described the t
Oct 3, 2014 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
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