Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 5,059 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
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.
Aug 1, 2013 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Aug 1, 2013 08:38
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
The FDA said that it reviewed Gilotrif under its priority review program, which provides an expedited review for drugs that may provide safe and effective therapy when no satisfactory alternative therapy exists, or offer significant improvement compared
Jul 12, 2013 24/7 Wall Street
added Jul 14, 2013 10:29
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
May 23, 2013 Grand Rapids (MI) Press
added May 23, 2013 21:53
Someone who has been exposed with high levels of radon gas will show signs of bronchitis or pneumonia, wheezing, heavy breath, and infections. Other risks include second-hand smoke but the "ban in all workplaces in Ireland should help to reduce the expo
May 13, 2013 Irish Independent (ie)
added May 14, 2013 17:22
According to Dr Judith Lyons and Dr Finbarr O'Connell, both of St James's Hospital in Dublin, the cause of lung cancer in people who have never smoked is unclear, however 'a number of risk factors have been identified'. These include exposure to radon,
May 2, 2013 IrishHealth.com (ie)
added May 4, 2013 13:37
Indirectly estimated absolute lung cancer mortality rates by smoking status and histological type based on a systematic review
the results seem consistent with the literature, and provide additional information on variability by time and region, including evidence of a rise in never smoker adenocarcinoma rates relative to squamous cell carcinoma rates.
Apr 10, 2013 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Apr 10, 2013 14:36
Smokers with low bilirubin levels were at increased risk for lung cancer incidence and mortality compared with those who had the highest bilirubin levels, making serum bilirubin a potential biomarker for lung cancer risk prediction, according to data pres
Apr 8, 2013 ScienceDaily
added Apr 8, 2013 09:06
Physicians who care for lung cancer patients recognize the importance of tobacco cessation, but often do not provide cessation assistance to their patients according to a recent study published in the Journal of Thoracic Oncology (JTO).
Mar 28, 2013 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Mar 28, 2013 16:32