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[North Carolina] Op-ed: Zacharias - Tobacco steals joy, health

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.
Fayetteville (NC) Observer
added Nov 21, 2012 16:12
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Editorial The legacy of the tobacco colossus Richard Doll ($$)

In 1950 Doll and Hill published their initial findings in the BMJ (delayed for a year by faint hearts at the Medical Research Council),1 2 and Doll went on to become the tobacco colossus.
British Medical Journal
added Nov 15, 2012 22:09
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2012 ASCO Annual Meeting: A “Century of Cigarettes” Exhibit Captures the Struggle between Mass Marketers and Scientists over Cigarette Consumption

During the Annual Meeting, ASCO will feature the exhibit “The Century of Cigarettes,” where Meeting attendees can re-examine how the cigarette industry shaped our views of smoking through marketing and how this contributed to an epidemic of lung cancer.
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
added Nov 15, 2012 20:08
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[UK] Lung cancer in women 'to soar' by 2040

The number of women living with lung cancer in the UK is set to rise significantly faster than the number of men with the disease over the next 30 years, experts say. Macmillan Cancer Support estimates cases in women will rise from about 26,000 in 2010
BBC Online
added Nov 12, 2012 12:38
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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
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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
ClinicalConnection
added Oct 24, 2012 15:14
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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
Cell
added Sep 14, 2012 12:30
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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
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[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.
foodconsumer.org
added Sep 9, 2012 21:43
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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
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