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SAMET: Lung Cancer, Smoking, and Obesity: It’s Complicated

The obesity epidemic has now overlapped the tobacco epidemic for several decades, and the interplay of these two highly prevalent and powerful risk factors for cancer needs to be better understood...there is a need for insightful mechanistic research to
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Aug 17, 2018 11:45
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For Women Worldwide, Lung Cancers Rise as Breast Cancers Decline

Researchers in Spain reported that between 2015 and 2030, lung cancer deaths among women worldwide will likely increase 43 percent... "If we do not implement measures to reduce smoking behaviors in this population, lung cancer mortality will continue to
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 2, 2018 23:09
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Global Lung Ca Deaths Expected to Rise 43% Among Women by 2030

A projected modest global decline in breast cancer deaths among women over the next decade or so will be accompanied by a much larger increase in deaths from lung cancer, according to a European study.
MedPage Today
added Aug 2, 2018 20:06
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Projections in Breast and Lung Cancer Mortality among Women: A Bayesian Analysis of 52 Countries Worldwide

The mortality for lung and breast cancer is higher in high-income countries than in middle-income countries; lung cancer mortality is lower in the latter because the tobacco epidemic is not yet widespread. Due to these observed characteristics of lung can
Cancer Research
added Aug 1, 2018 16:03
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Lung cancer mortality rates among women projected to increase by over 40 percent by 2030

The global age-standardized lung cancer mortality rate among women is projected to increase by 43 percent from 2015 to 2030, according to an analysis of data from 52 countries. The global age-standardized breast cancer mortality rate is projected to decr
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Aug 1, 2018 15:44
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Cumulative smoking dose affects the clinical outcomes of EGFR-mutated lung adenocarcinoma patients treated with EGFR-TKIs: a retrospective study

We aimed to investigate the effect of cumulative smoking dose(CSD) on clinical outcomes, including progression-free survival (PFS) and overall survival (OS)... CSD is an important predictive and prognostic factor in patients with EGFR-mutated lung adenoca
BioMed Central (uk)
added Jul 29, 2018 22:39
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Smokers Hazy On Actual Benefits Of Lung Cancer Screenings

Researchers asked smokers a series of questions about smoking and lung cancer screening. Their answers showed that most patients were mistaken about the benefits of such screenings and smoking in general. Only 7 percent of patients answered all five ques
Science Magazine
added Jul 26, 2018 13:36
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$5M Verdict Smacks Philip Morris, RJR at Trial Over Florida Woman's Fatal Lung Cancer

A nearly $3 million punitive verdict last week capped a $5 million total award to a Florida man for the role a jury found the country’s two largest cigarette makers played in his wife’s cancer death. Kaplan v. Philip Morris, CACE 08025823.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jul 25, 2018 17:23
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[Florida] PHIL J. MAROTTA V. R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, ET AL. LIVE Trial 07/20/18 –

Marotta alleged R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company of fraudulent concealment of dangers of smoking cigarettes manufactured by the company which led his Philip M. Marotta to get addicted to smoking at the age of 12 and also alleged the company of being liable o
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Aug 3, 2018 14:03
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[Florida] RJ Reynolds Must Pay For Causing Smoker's Death, Jury Told ($$)

Counsel for the son of a man killed by lung cancer told a Florida jury on Friday that RJ Reynolds is responsible for the man’s death and should be forced to pay punitive damages, because it purposely created an addictive product and hid its dangers from t
Law360
added Jul 23, 2018 06:30
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