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Big Ang of Mob Wives breaks down in an interview about her battle with stage-four brain and lung cancer

Raiola, who is known as 'Big Ang', urged others to quit smoking because her disease was 'positively' caused by her 40-year habit. The 55-year-old, who recently sheared her long locks in anticipation of losing her hair to chemo, said in a tearful intervie
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 15, 2016 19:54


Between 2011 and 2014, the twin states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana recorded a whopping 3,05,172 new cases of cancer...Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)...indicates that 50% of all cancers among men is caused to due to smoking or chewing tobac
Times of India
added Feb 5, 2016 06:41

[UK] Hard-hitting campaign hammers home dangers of the habit killing thousands across the North-East

Research published today shows smoking caused 3,077 new cases of cancer... Fresh’s Quit 16 campaign...highlight the toll smoking takes on families... a survey of North-East smokers showing one third of them could not name a cancer caused by smoking
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Feb 1, 2016 16:07

[UK] Peter Stringfellow: I feel so guilty for keeping my cancer a secret

made good in the world of nightclubs.... It was the decision to keep secret the lung cancer... I thought ‘this is ridiculous, I’ve never touched cigarettes’...I’ve spent more than 50 years in clubs where people nearly always smoked and that’s what caused
The [London, UK] Express
added Jan 31, 2016 23:54

David Bowie dead: Inner circle kept killer cancer a secret

However contrasting rumours, like that in The Guardian early this month, suggest the singer was suffering not from liver cancer, but lung cancer. The article noted that the secrecy Bowie maintained meant there was no way to confirm the rumours.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jan 28, 2016 03:14

[New York] Hookah bar workers at risk from secondhand smoke

In New York City, there are now around 140 hookah or shisha bars or lounges, even though tobacco-based shisha is officially banned. These have traditionally been used by people of Middle Eastern and Indian descent, but young people of all backgrounds ar
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jan 25, 2016 21:22

What Causes Lung Cancer in Non-Smokers?

While smoking is known to be the most prominent risk factor for lung cancer, people that do not have a history of smoking can still be affected by the disease. There are several other causes of lung cancer than can increase an individual’s risk of lung ca
added Jan 15, 2016 01:48

[California] LETTER: Back anti-smoking efforts

My compliments to The Desert Sun and Barrett Newkirk for the front page article ... My late wife, a smoker for many years, contracted lung cancer in mid-1994 and passed away in September 1998. In conjunction with the American Cancer Society, I have waged
Palm Springs (CA) Desert Sun
added Jan 15, 2016 01:47

[New York] Lung cancer isn't limited to smokers

Former Chief Judge Judith Kaye's death from lung cancer Thursday highlights a key misconception... Radon gas, air pollution, secondhand smoke and cancer-causing materials in some workplaces are also known causes. Older non-smokers are at higher risk than
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Jan 9, 2016 11:39

Cancer Rates Dropping in Rich Countries, Rising in Poorer Ones: Study

"But what's interesting is that in low- and middle-income countries, we are starting to see rising rates of the same cancers that have been common in high-income countries because of the uptake of Western lifestyles, like smoking and excess body weight,"
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 15, 2015 16:26
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