Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 5,065 headlines found
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.
Sep 27, 2013 MedWire News (uk)
added Oct 1, 2013 03:17
More than 90 percent of lung cancers in Tianjin are caused by smoking and second-hand smoking, medical experts said at a recent symposium held in the municipality, people.com reported.
Dec 5, 2012 China Daily (cn)
added Dec 5, 2012 05:18
New lung cancer screening guidelines from three medical groups recommend annual scans but only for an older group of current or former heavy smokers.
May 20, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added May 20, 2012 21:27
St. Vincent Healthcare recently received a $42,600 grant from the Whedon Cancer Detection Foundation. The money is used to help those who would otherwise be unable to pay for the screening. Without financial assistance, the cost of the lung cancer scree
Sep 24, 2014 Billings (MT) Gazette
added Sep 24, 2014 18:26
Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death in the USA Doctors should do annual screenings for lung cancer in those at high risk About 85% of lung cancer cases are caused by smoking
Jul 30, 2013 USA Today
added Jul 30, 2013 04:46
Y. Lin and L. Cai from School of Public Health, Fujian Medical University, Fujian Province, People's Republic China conducted the study and found the inverse association between intake of fruit, eggs and tea, and risk of lung cancer.
Dec 15, 2012 foodconsumer.org
added Dec 16, 2012 00:27
In a new study, lead author Ping Yang, epidemiologist at Mayo Clinic Cancer Centre, and colleagues found that two-thirds of patients with newly diagnosed lung cancer would not meet the current USPSTF screening criteria, suggesting a need to adjust the de
Jan 27, 2016 IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Feb 1, 2016 01:02
Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis led an analysis of 24 studies involving more than 29,000 smokers of European ancestry and found that smokers with a particular variation in a nicotine receptor gene were more likely to
Apr 15, 2015 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Apr 16, 2015 12:05
Lung cancer is the top cancer killer of women, and some medical experts say that they are seeing more patients in their 20s and 30s, many of them nonsmokers. But because lung cancer carries the stigma of smoking, experts say it is often overlooked in non
Nov 15, 2014 NBC News
added Nov 16, 2014 22:24
"When we talk about lung cancer, we have to talk about smoking," Clanton said. The most recent smoking data seem to show the origins of the disparity between white and black lung cancer rates. From 2009 to 2010, 22 percent of African Americans in Nebras
Dec 24, 2012 Nebraska Educational Telecommunications
added Dec 26, 2012 01:25