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[California] Red States More Smoker-Friendly with Higher Lung Cancer and Mortality Rates, Says SmartSign.com

SmartSign.com launches new research and accompanying maps today examining smoking by state--in keeping with November's Lung Cancer Awareness Month. The maps show where it may be easiest and hardest to light up. The research examines smoking by state; fro
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Nov 2, 2012 14:11
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[New York] Upstate University Hospital offers lung cancer screening to smokers, ex-smokers

So when Upstate recently asked if any employees wanted to volunteer to test out its new lung cancer screening program that uses low-dose CT scans, Case jumped at the chance.
Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Sep 25, 2012 12:44
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In lung cancer, smokers have 10 times more genetic damage than never-smokers

Lung cancer patients with a history of smoking have 10 times more genetic mutations in their tumors than those with the disease who have never smoked, according to a new study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
ScienceDaily
added Sep 14, 2012 08:45
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Radioactive particles in cigarette smoke cause lung cancer

a new study most recently published in Nicotine & Tobacco Research reveals that a major cause of the deadly disease is a type of radioactive particles. Hrayr S. Karagueuzian, Ph.D. of David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angel
foodconsumer.org
added Sep 8, 2012 22:46
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[Europe, France] More women and non-smokers being diagnosed with non-small cell lung cancer

The report, which will be presented today (4 September 2012) at the European Respiratory Society's Annual Congress in Vienna, also found an increase in the number of women being diagnosed with the condition.
News-Medical.net
added Sep 5, 2012 16:54
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Tobacco use and lung cancer deaths

A new study in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute found the U.S. effort to reduce tobacco use by 2000 had helped prevent nearly 800,000 premature deaths from lung cancer in the country since the mid-1950s.
foodconsumer.org
added Aug 25, 2012 05:22
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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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[California] Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.: Dangers and Stigma of Smoking Have Helped Snuff Lung Cancer's Lethal Toll -- But Still Not Enough

Perhaps even more troubling is the fact that more American men and women die from lung cancer than from any other form of the disease. This year alone, lung cancer is expected to claim the lives of 160,000 people.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 17, 2012 06:00
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[Sri Lanka] 'Ninety pc lung cancer due to smoking'

Daily News (lk)
added May 25, 2012 21:11
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