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[Massachusetts] BU Today Never Smoked. Lived Right. Died of Lung Cancer.

“I’m absolutely convinced she had a genetic predisposition” to lung cancer, says Spira, a School of Medicine professor and chief of computational biomedicine. That conviction set him on a quest for the genetic key to a medical mystery: why some people wh
BU Bridge (Boston University)
added Jan 23, 2013 05:17
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[Ireland] Video: Younger women ignore smoking message as lung cancer outstrips breast cancer - Health News, Health - Independent.ie

According to the report, launched in Dublin today by TD Alex White, one in two younger and more disadvantaged women are smokers. And women from poorer backgrounds are twice as likely to suffer from lung cancer.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jan 10, 2013 10:23
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NET Website BEST OF 2012: Smoking key to closing racial gap in lung cancer

"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
Nebraska Educational Telecommunications
added Dec 26, 2012 01:25
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Fruit, eggs and tea lowers lung cancer risk, passive smoking ups the risk

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.
foodconsumer.org
added Dec 16, 2012 00:27
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[China] Smoking is the major cause of lung cancer: experts

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.
China Daily (cn)
added Dec 5, 2012 05:18
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[Taiwan] Genetic features associated with lung cancer in non-smoking Asian women

Hsiung Chao, head of the Institute of Population Health Sciences of Taiwan's National Health Research Institutes (NHRI), explained that the research conducted by scientists from Taiwan, the United States, China, Japan, South Korea and the Netherlands ide
Focus Taiwan
added Nov 27, 2012 12:38
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[UK] My mother has early-stage lung cancer, but won't give up smoking

I struggle both with the smell of her cigarette smoke and her refusal to contemplate the prospect that stopping smoking might increase her longevity, just as the radiotherapy might. How should I deal with this? • If you would like to respond to this week
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 18, 2012 23:29
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[UK] Lung cancer rates soaring for women after tobacco manufacturers target them by saying smoking helps you stay slim

Lung cancer rates have surged in women after tobacco manufacturers encouraged them to smoke to stay slim, experts warn. The number of cases is increasing far more quickly compared to men and is likely to overtake them within the next decade. Researcher
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 11, 2012 22:02
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[Canada, California] Radon, the second leading cause of lung cancer after Smoking

CNW/ - It is a normal reaction to try and avoid danger when we see it. When faced with a hazardous object it is reasonable to stay away from it or, if possible, to remove it. When we smell smoke, we know to check for a fire and call for help. But what if
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Nov 10, 2012 21:34
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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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