Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 2,108 headlines found
"More than three out of four lung cancers are caused by ever smoking. Current smoking is responsible for more than half of lung cancers and past smoking for nearly a quarter." The study showed that the lung cancer risk remained elevated for 40 years after
Jul 19, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jul 19, 2018 14:21
Lower expression of nuclear ER-β in women supports the estrogen hypothesis in lung cancer etiology. Increasing cytoplasmic ER-α and ER-β and decreasing PR protein expression may be mechanisms whereby smoking disrupts hormone pathways.
Jul 13, 2018 Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Jul 13, 2018 13:09
A four-protein biomarker blood test improves lung cancer risk assessment over existing guidelines that rely solely upon smoking history, capturing risk for people who have ever smoked, not only for heavy smokers, an international research team reports in
Jul 11, 2018 Newswise
added Jul 16, 2018 14:22
In Malaysia, 90 per cent of cases are presented at stage three and four where possibility of being cured is extremely low. Every day, 10 Malaysians die of lung cancer. Smoking is by far the leading risk factor for lung cancer and the main cause for 80 p
Jul 3, 2018 New Straits Times (my)
added Jul 4, 2018 03:14
Funding from the NHS’s new settlement will be “earmarked” for cancer programmes including prostate, lung and colorectal cancer, the NHS England chief executive told MPs today.
Jul 2, 2018 Health Service Journal (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 04:19
medical historian Sally Sheard tells the story of a mysterious epidemic in the 1950s which forced the NHS to acknowledge its responsibility to not just treat disease, but prevent it too.
Jun 29, 2018 BBC Online
added Jun 29, 2018 14:33
? In a large study of company wellness programs, e-cigarettes worked no better than traditional stop-smoking tools, and the only thing that really helped was paying folks to kick the habit. Critics of the study say it doesn’t close the case on vaping pro
Jun 28, 2018 Royal Oak (MI) Daily Tribune
added Jun 28, 2018 14:59
Burgess v. R.J. Reynolds, 2009-CA-009060. The state court jury’s verdict, reached after more than six hours of deliberations, found nicotine addiction, and Reynolds’ concealment of smoking’s dangers, led to Johnny Burgess’ fatal lung cancer.
Jun 27, 2018 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jun 29, 2018 21:15
Researchers aren’t sure why. But there is some science to suggest that women might react differently to nicotine, and that women’s DNA is damaged more easily and more profoundly by carcinogens in tobacco. The health risks to women also may be becoming a
Jun 25, 2018 BBC Online
added Jun 28, 2018 03:46
We feel flabbergasted and enraged by his act of jeering, which disgraced the bastion of free speech, of which he is a part. Yoichi Anami, a Lower House member of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party, heckled a lung cancer patient who was speaking at the
Jun 23, 2018 Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Jun 25, 2018 15:33