Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 1,897 headlines found
Risk of Smoking-Related Deaths Among Women in United States Increased as Women Began to Smoke "Like Men"
A new study in The New England Journal of Medicine documents large, persistent increases in the risks of smoking-related deaths among female cigarette smokers in the United States during the 20th Century. In the U.S. starting in the 1950s, women began to
Feb 6, 2013 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids International
added Feb 14, 2013 20:02
African-Americans who live in highly segregated counties are considerably more likely to die from lung cancer than those in counties that are less segregated, a new study has found.
Jan 17, 2013 New York Times
added Jan 17, 2013 07:07
By issuing these guidelines and endorsing responsible use of LDCT scans, these guidelines can positively impact many Americans who are at risk for lung cancer
Jan 11, 2013 American Legacy Foundation
added Jan 16, 2013 15:13
The Irish Cancer Society has said a third of Irish women now smoke and more women are dying from lung cancer than breast cancer. In a report published today, the society calls for action to tackle what it describes as a smoking epidemic among Irish wome
Jan 10, 2013 RTÉ Online [Radio Telefís Éireann] (ie)
added Jan 10, 2013 10:08
UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers are looking into the widespread implementation of computed-tomography (CT) scanning for the early detection of lung cancer in a public heath setting, asking two key questions: Without screening, why and how do p
Dec 21, 2012 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Dec 23, 2012 22:56
The Cystic Fibrosis Trust is calling for greater consistency in the application of guidelines among transplant centres following the publication of Jennifer Wederell’s story on Facebook. All patients in need of a lung transplant should be given access to
Dec 17, 2012 Cystic Fibrosis Trust (uk)
added Dec 17, 2012 17:22
Our aim is to make people aware of what a wonderful thing it is to help save someone’s life and give your healthy organs a second life.
Dec 17, 2012 Facebook
added Dec 17, 2012 17:18
for all we hear about Movember, we ought to know, and to remember, that November is also devoted to awareness of the biggest cancer killer of both men and women.
Nov 29, 2012 Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Dec 3, 2012 10:24
An international group of scientists has identified three genetic regions that predispose Asian women who have never smoked to lung cancer. The finding provides further evidence that risk of lung cancer among never-smokers, especially Asian women, may be
Nov 11, 2012 National Cancer Institute (NCI)
added Nov 23, 2012 19:06
I begged my mother to quit smoking. Begged her. . . . . But I'm not angry, just terribly, terribly sad. . . . . Caring for a dying mother is hard, particularly so when one considers all the life missed out on, long before the illness struck.
Nov 18, 2012 Fayetteville (NC) Observer
added Nov 21, 2012 16:12