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[Korea - South] Work-relatedness of lung cancer by smoking and histologic type in Korea

the histologic types of lung cancer related to smoking were inconsistent with previous studies when work-relatedness was taken into account. Future studies are required to clarify the incidence of occupational lung cancer in agricultural workers exposed t
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Dec 1, 2014 07:18
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[New Zealand, Sweden] Cannabis smoking may increase risk of lung cancer

The studies suggest that more than the equivalent of one joint every two days for twenty years may increase the risk of lung cancer. The University of Otago’s Associate Professor Brian Cox, who worked on the international study, says, "Compared to other
HealthCanal.com
added Sep 19, 2014 20:24
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[Michigan] CT scans for smokers offered for $99 in hopes of catching lung cancer early

Saint Mary’s Health Care this week introduced the program offering the low-dose lung CT in hopes of finding lung cancers at a stage early enough to cure. “The most reliable way to cure lung cancer is to remove the tumor,” said Dr. Thomas Gribbin, the m
Grand Rapids (MI) Press
added May 23, 2013 21:53
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Lung Cancer Asbestos Victims Center Now Urges Non Smokers To Call Them If They Now Have Lung Cancer And Were Exposed To Asbestos On The Job-Possible Major Compensation

The Lung Cancer Asbestos Victims Center says, "We are urging non smokers, who were exposed to heavy levels of asbestos decades ago, and now have been diagnosed with lung cancer to call us about possibly significant financial compensation." For more infor
PR Web
added Feb 10, 2013 21:02
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Drive to stop teenagers smoking as cost of lung cancer to the UK economy tops £2.4 billion each year

There is an 'urgent' need to reduce the number of teenagers taking up smoking, after experts estimated that the cost of lung cancer to the UK economy is £2.4 billion each year. The figure, which is to be presented at the NCRI Cancer Conference in Liver
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 7, 2012 11:51
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[Illinois] Underfunded, undertreated: Lung cancer in nonsmokers on the rise

People who ve never smoked may be genetically predisposed to lung cancer or may get it from exposure to air pollution. Sometimes second-hand smoke is to blame. (
Chicago Tribune
added Aug 22, 2012 14:53
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[New York] Smoking eyed in higher upstate NY lung cancer rate

An American Cancer Society analysis released Monday showed higher lung cancer rates in upstate New York than in New York City, a trend society officials attributed to higher smoking rates in poorer areas.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 26, 2012 02:21
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Massachusetts Supreme Court: Smokers Can Pursue Medical Monitoring Costs Against Philip Morris

Law.com
added Oct 21, 2009 00:00
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[Oregon] Does smoking pot lead to lung cancer?

Q: Does smoking marijuana cause lung cancer the way smoking cigarettes does? It’s still unclear whether smoking pot increases the risk for developing lung cancer. Hard data on the risks of marijuana smoking have been hard to come by because, until recen
The Bend (OR) Bulletin
added Jun 25, 2017 22:43
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Study: Habitual Marijuana Smoking Does Not Increase Lung Cancer Risk

Subjects who regularly inhale cannabis smoke possess no greater risk of contracting lung cancer than do those who consume it occasionally or not at all, according to data published online ahead of print in the International Journal of Cancer.
The Daily Chronic
added Jun 24, 2014 20:19
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