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Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November is officially Lung Cancer Awareness Month. This all started as Lung Cancer Awareness Day way back in 1995. As the lung cancer community and the lung cancer movement grew, the awareness activities increased and grew into Lung Cancer Awareness Mon
Lung Cancer Alliance
added Nov 10, 2012 19:56

Tobacco Smoking Clinical Trials

Your search returned 28 studies. (Get alerts for new studies): * Emphysema/COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) - Multiple Locations in the US * Smoking - Durham NC
added Oct 24, 2012 15:14

Genomic Landscape of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer in Smokers and Never-Smokers

We report the results of whole-genome and transcriptome sequencing of tumor and adjacent normal tissue samples from 17 patients with non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC). We identified 3,726 point mutations and more than 90 indels in the coding sequence
added Sep 14, 2012 12:30

Large lung cancer study shows potential for more targeted therapies

A nationwide consortium of scientists has reported the first comprehensive genetic analysis of squamous cell carcinoma of the lung, a common type of lung cancer responsible for about 400,000 deaths each year.
Innovations Report (de)
added Sep 12, 2012 09:20

[China] Reproductive factors linked to lung cancer risk

If you are a woman and you face a higher risk for breast cancer, then you may also be at high risk for lung cancer, according to a study recently published in American Journal of Epidemiology.
added Sep 9, 2012 21:43

American Lung Association Report Aims to Reduce Tobacco Use in Rural Communities

New Report is part of the Lung Association's Disparities in Lung Health Series
PR Newswire
added Aug 16, 2012 02:31

[India] First superstar of Hindi cinema is no more

Rajesh Khanna, the man hailed as the first superstar of Hindi cinema, passed away at his Bandra residence on Wednesday afternoon. He was 69. . . . Kaka, as he was fondly called, was battling lung cancer for long now.
Mumbai Mirror (in)
added Aug 6, 2012 14:55

[UK] Cumbrian campaign diagnoses 46 with lung cancer

A lung cancer awareness campaign has seen almost 50 Cumbrians who were unaware they were living with the illness diagnosed.
News & Star (uk)
added Jul 25, 2012 09:39

CT Scans are a Critical Tool for Early Detection

An analysis just released in the Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA), recommends new screening guidelines . . . While a step forward, the guidelines could negatively impact all those above and below the age parameters - especially those with
American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 16, 2012 11:59

Heavy smokers should get annual CT screening, thoracic surgeons say

The scans have been shown to reduce lung cancer deaths by 20%. Concern about false positives, cost and insurance coverage hinder implementation of the recommendations.
American Medical News
added Jul 11, 2012 13:24
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