Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 1,999 headlines found
sit dormant in a person's lungs for decades, waiting to diversify and spread. The discovery sounds scary but could actually be key to reducing the disease's devastating toll, raising the possibility of early detection, screening and maybe even preventativ
Oct 9, 2014 New Scientist
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This dormancy can end when new, additional genetic mistakes occur and trigger rapid cancer growth, the researchers said. During this sudden growth, different genetic errors appear in separate parts of the tumor. Each of these areas evolves differently, a
Oct 9, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 9, 2014 15:56
The mediation of social influences on smoking cessation and awareness of the early signs of lung cancer
Conclusions: We suggest that future smoking cessation and lung cancer awareness campaigns could usefully capitalise on the influence of close social networks, and would benefit from taking a 'softer'approach.
Oct 7, 2014 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Oct 7, 2014 13:52
stage four lung cancer...The other half was also given time with palliative specialists to have conversations about what their aims and goals were. That group...had less suffering at the end of life....They also lived 25 percent longer.
Oct 6, 2014 The Diane Rehm Show (WAMU 88.5)
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Proctor...walked jurors through the history of tobacco manufacturing and marketing. Proctor detailed jurors of tobacco leaders’ decision in the 1960s to conceal the dangers of smoking while continuing to market their product. Proctor also described the t
Oct 3, 2014 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Oct 4, 2014 10:43
reportedly went "cold turkey" after she started dating ... George previously admitted he is "a big non-smoker."... I had 10 great aunts and uncles on my father's side, and six of them died of lung cancer. Rosemary [Clooney's aunt] died of lung cancer, too
Oct 2, 2014 nzoom.com (TVNZ)
added Oct 2, 2014 01:35
[Florida] Pathologist In Engle Suit Says Medical Evidence Is Sufficient to Show Smoker Died From Lung Cancer
Barbara Lourie’s “heavy history of smoking” likely caused her fatal lung cancer, a pathologist and cancer specialist testified yesterday in James Lourie’s Engle progeny tobacco suit. James Lourie v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.
Oct 1, 2014 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Oct 2, 2014 15:13
reducing the number of lung cancer deaths by 20 percent may be significant, but we already know how to reduce the number of lung cancer deaths by 90 percent — regulate cigarettes out of existence. All the steps required have been mapped out by the Centers
Sep 30, 2014 New York Times
added Sep 30, 2014 05:40
Stephen Kaczynski tells jurors “When you leave the courthouse after rendering a verdict… you still won’t know what (Howard Bryant’s cancer) cell type was!” as he emphasizes the lack of key medical evidence in Bryant v. R.J. Reynolds.
Sep 29, 2014 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Oct 2, 2014 15:16
More than 60 patient advocacy and medical organizations have joined a coalition headed by the Lung Cancer Alliance, the American College of Radiology and The Society of Thoracic Surgeons, in urging Medicare to cover low dose computed tomography (LDCT) scr
Sep 29, 2014 PR Newswire
added Sep 30, 2014 05:21