Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer 1,924 headlines found

4 Views

FDA approves Portrazza to treat advanced squamous non-small cell lung cancer

approved Portrazza (necitumumab) in combination with two forms of chemotherapy to treat patients with advanced (metastatic) squamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) who have not previously received medication specifically for treating their advanced lu
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Nov 24, 2015 21:35
4 Views

SIEGEL: American Lung Association and CVS Campaign Downplays the Importance of Smoking in Preventing Lung Cancer

a campaign called "Lung Force." The campaign features a video ad with the theme of "Anyone Can Get Lung Cancer." Although the ad cites the fact that lung cancer incidence among women has increased over the past decades and mentions radon and air pollutio
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Nov 10, 2015 16:31
4 Views

GOP Candidates Get Personal on Addiction Struggles

Chris Christie...told a story of his late mother’s smoking addiction. "We know the lung cancer was caused by the smoking," Christie said. "But no one came to me and said, 'Hey, listen, your mother was dumb. She started smoking when she was 16. Then after
ABC News
added Nov 7, 2015 02:47
4 Views

[Asia, India] Global Cancer Diagnostics Grants International License for The Lung Cancer Test™ to Hemogenomics Pharma Ltd.

This agreement enables Hemogenomics to sell The Lung Cancer Test kits to medical laboratories in India. This partnership will continue GCDx's expansion. The Lung Cancer Test™ was introduced in late 2014.
PR Newswire
added Nov 4, 2015 22:53
4 Views

[Asia] Indian 'cigarette snatcher' dies of lung cancer in Dubai

Abraham Samuel, 53, popularly known as 'cigarette snatcher' died on Sunday evening...An Indian cancer patient, who campaigned against smoking in unusual ways such as confronting strangers in public places and pleading with them to quit smoking, succumbed
DNA India (in)
added Oct 17, 2015 13:01
4 Views

[Asia, Asia-pacific, India] Why Trans-Pacific pact is worrying health activists

tobacco has been carved out of this deal; but that is a disservice to health, as it makes other aspects of health vulnerable for companies to exploit, said Menghaney. Health is not just about tobacco, there are medicines for lung cancer, for example, that
Business Line (The Hindu)
added Oct 6, 2015 17:34
4 Views

IASLC Issues New Statement on Tobacco Control and Smoking Cessation / New International Policy Guidelines Presented at the 16th World Conference on Lung Cancer

The statement calls for higher taxes on tobacco products, comprehensive advertising and promotion bans of all tobacco products and product regulation including pack warnings. “Tax policies that increased the cost of cigarettes have played a prominent role
PR Web
added Sep 8, 2015 10:36
4 Views

GE Healthcare First to Receive FDA Clearance for Low Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening

GE Healthcare is proud to be the first company with a low dose computed tomography (CT) lung cancer screening optioni that is cleared by the U.S. FDA for lung cancer screening.ii Both the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) and the Centers for
Business Wire
added Aug 17, 2015 09:49
4 Views

[UK] Smoking debate sparked by Superhospital portrayal of lung cancer patient Glyn

Terminally ill Glyn Moss was filmed smoking a cigarette on the ITV show Superhospital, filmed at the Royal Derby Hospital, where posters ask people not to smoke... He was heard to say that he had "cut down on the ciggies" but, in a hospital that has noti
Derby Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 4, 2015 17:12
4 Views

ONG: Tobacco Cessation—We Can Do Better

Recent data also suggest that focusing only on mortality from conditions in which causal relationships have been established underestimates smoking-related mortality because an additional 17% of excess smoking-related mortality is associated with causes n
Archives of Internal Medicine
added Jun 16, 2015 07:20
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines