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American Lung Association and The Ad Council Launch PSA Campaign to Increase Awareness of Groundbreaking Lung Cancer Screening on World Lung Cancer Day

The 'Saved By The Scan' campaign and online quiz will educate former smokers on the importance of getting screened for lung cancer
PR Newswire
added Aug 1, 2017 16:55
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If You've Ever Smoked, You Should Load Up on These Foods to Protect Your Lungs

A study suggests that foods high in plant pigments can reduce lung cancer risk.
AlterNet.org
added Jul 28, 2017 15:00
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Cancer top cause of death for New Yorkers of Chinese descent

Smoking and cancer are often linked, and alarmingly, that seems to be the case for Chinese New Yorkers....The city government also is working to spread an anti-smoking message in Chinese-language media outlets. "We need more data like this out there, s
China Daily (cn)
added Jul 8, 2017 17:46
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[UK] The smoking ban came in TEN years ago - so has it worked?

Cigarettes are still very much a part of our culture, and startling figures reveal that each day the equivalent of a classroom full of children start smoking... “The Smokefree legacy has had a phenomenally positive impact on societal attitudes to smoking
Liverpool Daily Post & Echo (uk)
added Jul 1, 2017 15:46
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[Asia-pacific] What are the most common cancers in Singapore?

Cancer is the No. 1 cause of death in Singapore, and its prevalence has been rising steadily over the years. The number of cancer cases in Singapore has increased by about 17 per cent since 2010. A poor diet, lack of exercise and smoking are some of the
Yahoo!
added Jun 7, 2017 02:07
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[Florida] VIDEO: Turquoise Takeover: Lung Cancer awareness campaign

WE HAVE A SHOCKING STATISTIC TO SHARE WITH YOU NOW.MORE PEOPLE DIE FROM LUNG CANCER THAN:, BREAST, AND PROSTATE CANCER COMBINED.THIS WEEK IN AND WOMEN ACROSS THE COUNTRY WILL JOIN FORCES FORTHE TURQUOISE TAKEOVER, ANEFFORT TO RAISE AWARENESS ABOUTLUNG
WPBF Ch. 25 (West Palm Beach, FL)
added May 9, 2017 13:50
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[North Carolina, South Carolina] Levine Cancer Institute Launches Nation's First Mobile Lung CT Unit to Improve Care for Region's Underserved and Rural Patients

Carolinas HealthCare System's Levine Cancer Institute, in partnership with Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation, Samsung and Frazer, designed and created the nation's first mobile lung unit with a computed tomography scanner
PR Newswire
added Mar 23, 2017 01:56
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Nasal Swab Shows Promise in Confirming Lung Cancers

researchers now say it may someday be possible to quickly confirm the disease after a CT scan, by using a simple nasal swab. The key is DNA-based "biomarkers" in the nasal passages that appear to reveal whether a lung lesion is cancerous or not. "Nasal
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 28, 2017 17:42
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Study finds biomarker for lung cancer detection in the nasal passages of smokers

A new nasal test may allow patients suspected of having lung cancer to undergo a simple swab of their nose to determine if they have the disease. Researchers at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have found that a genomic biomarker in the nasal
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Feb 28, 2017 16:53
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LUNGevity Announces Funding Opportunity for First-Ever Lung Cancer Early Detection and Interception Dream Team

has issued a Call for Ideas for research proposals that focus on lung cancer early detection and interception: catching precancerous cells and blocking them from turning into cancer cells. The interdisciplinary and multi-institutional SU2C-LUNGevity-Ameri
PR Newswire
added Feb 6, 2017 18:16
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