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Spontaneous smoking cessation may be an early symptom of lung cancer, research suggests

Lead researcher Dr. Barbara Campling, professor in the Department of Medical Oncology at Thomas Jefferson University, believes these patients were able to successfully quit smoking due to the introduction of a substance interfering with nicotine addiction
Philly.com
added Mar 20, 2014 13:32
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[Florida, Maryland] Non-smoking Orioles PR director dies of lung cancer at 36

"I was blown away by the diagnosis. I was just 32. I had never been a smoker, I had no family history of cancer, and I had always maintained a healthy lifestyle," she wrote in a an article posted on American Association for Cancer Research last year. Ba
WTSP-TV Ch. 10
added Mar 1, 2014 17:57
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Lax Smoking Policies may be to Blame for Higher Lung Cancer Cases in Central Southern States

A recent study shows that there is a higher mortality rate in Central Southern states that's most likely due to smoking. The Central South-composed of such states as Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi and Tennessee-may hold this title due to excessive smokin
ScienceWorldReport
added Dec 28, 2013 01:29
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[Georgia] Study: Second-Hand Smoke And Lung Cancer Not Clearly Linked

Researchers at Stanford University discovered during a study of over 75,000 women who smoke that there was no reasonable connection between passive exposure to cigarette smoke and the development of lung cancer. “The fact that passive smoking may not be
CBS Atlanta (CW69, WAOK, 92.9 The Game))
added Dec 14, 2013 18:16
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[California] Why Do Healthy Non-Smokers Get Lung Cancer?

The Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute (ALCMI), a partner organization of the San Francisco-based Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF), is taking the lead on answering these questions. Later this year, ALCMI will launch the Genomics of You
The Atlantic Monthly
added Dec 4, 2013 05:24
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[New York] Anti-tobacco group to celebrate lung cancer awareness month

POW’R Against Tobacco, a coalition that serves Putnam, Orange, Westchester and Rockland counties focusing on reducing the risk of tobacco-related illnesses by lowering tobacco use, will be celebrating the Great American Smoke Out (GASO) and Lung Cancer A
Politics on the Hudson (The Journal News blog)
added Nov 19, 2013 17:54
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Smoking Long or Ultralong Cigarettes Increases Risk of Lung Cancer

"While the significant risks of smoking are well known and accepted, very little information exists on the health risks of different sizes of cigarettes," said Darcy Marciniuk, MD, FCCP and President of the ACCP. "This study indicates that there is an ad
MarketWired
added Oct 28, 2013 01:17
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Smokers respond well to antibody trials for non-small cell lung cancer

New results from a trial of an antibody, which helps the immune system to specifically recognise and attack cancer cells, have shown particular progress in patients who smoke or are former smokers. Smoking is one of the major causes of lung cancer, whic
The Information Daily (formerly eGov monitor - A Policy Dialogue Platform) (uk)
added Oct 1, 2013 07:44
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[Japan] Time to first cigarette independently predicts lung cancer

Analysis of more than 3000 individuals found that TTFC, a marker of nicotine dependence, was associated with both adenocarcinoma and squamous/small-cell carcinoma, with the strength of association varying by histologic subtype.
MedWire News (uk)
added Oct 1, 2013 03:17
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[Asia, Uae: Dubai] Indian 'cigarette snatcher' dies of lung cancer in Dubai

Abraham Samuel, 53, popularly known as ‘cigarette snatcher’ died on Sunday evening. Samuel is survived by his wife and two daughters aged 22 and 20. Samuel used to smoke two packets a day for 35 years and was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2010.
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Aug 1, 2013 08:38
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