Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 1,924 headlines found
Mr Cheong decided to quit smoking and try immunotherapy. He recalled: "The nurse showed me the liquid drained from my chest cavity. "It had a layer of oil and smelled of cigarette smoke, even though I had not smoked after being admitted to hospital. That
Aug 29, 2017 Straits Times (sg)
added Aug 29, 2017 09:01
Canakinumab, drug that fights inflammation, can reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes in people who have already had a heart attack, a new study finds....might reduce cancer risk in former smokers.
Aug 28, 2017 New York Times
added Sep 2, 2017 21:45
Lung experts at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center are testing whether nicotine can help people with a chronic inflammatory lung disease called sarcoidosis. "It's tricky because it mimics other diseases. It's frequently misdiagnosed. Sarcoid
Aug 28, 2017 News-Medical.net
added Aug 29, 2017 13:29
Although the study found that the drug also lowered risk in people who still smoked, Dr. Rudin said that did not mean they could just take the drug, keep smoking and figure they were safe. Quitting is still the best way to lower the risks of both lung ca
Aug 27, 2017 New York Times
added Aug 28, 2017 02:19
a team that decided to determine the cancer risk of the individual compounds in VNPs, then calculate an overall VNP cancer risk. They looked at published analyses of emissions to generate cancer-risk figures for a number of nicotine-delivering aerosols,
Aug 25, 2017 Lung Disease News (BioNews Services)
added Aug 28, 2017 16:18
lung cancer death of a former golf pro who smoked the company’s cigarettes for decades. Jones v. R.J. Reynolds...needed less than three hours to decide that nicotine addiction wasn’t the legal cause of the lung cancer that killed Demos Jones.
Aug 25, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Aug 26, 2017 15:38
found in favor of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in an Engle progeny suit in which a woman claimed that her husband was addicted to cigarettes and that his lung cancer and death were the result of his addiction (Phyllis Jones v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.
Aug 24, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Aug 24, 2017 20:10
[UK] Energy-boost vitamin B pills linked to lung cancer: Risk can be double in men who take high doses over long periods
Male smokers who took more than 20mg of B6 a day for 10 years were three times more likely to develop lung cancer than people who did not take supplements. The risk was four times greater for male smokers taking at least 55 micrograms of B12 a day for 1
Aug 23, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 24, 2017 18:42
“This evidence suggests that people may think more about smoking health risks in terms of relative risk than in terms of absolute risk or risk difference,” the authors write. Essentially, this means that people don’t fully realize the risk of smoking ver
Aug 23, 2017 Medical Daily
added Aug 24, 2017 16:33
the key takeaway from this study is that smokers have a higher risk of lung cancer than non-smokers. If you have concerns about lung cancer or B vitamins,...cannot—and will not—reverse the potential harm from unhealthy behavior, such as smoking."
Aug 22, 2017 PR Newswire
added Aug 24, 2017 19:03