Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 1,919 headlines found
The federal government’s report presented January 11, 1964 on smoking and health was a landmark report spelling out the negative health effects of smoking. NBC’s Frank McGee reports.
Nov 21, 2017 NBC News
added Nov 22, 2017 02:36
Study calculates contribution of risk factors to cancer in the United States / Four in ten cancer cases & deaths linked to modifiable risk factors
A new American Cancer Society study calculates the contribution of several modifiable risk factors to cancer occurrence, expanding and clarifying the role of known risk factors...included in the analysis were: cigarette smoking; secondhand smoke; excess
Nov 21, 2017 EurekAlert
added Nov 22, 2017 02:25
IN Sarawak, lung cancer is our third most common cancer as statistics from the public Radiotherapy and Oncology Unit (RTU) at the Sarawak General Hospital (SGH) indicate it represents around 10 to 11 per cent of all new cancer cases in the state each yea
Nov 19, 2017 Borneo Post (my)
added Nov 18, 2017 22:05
cancer immunotherapies, such as Merck's Keytruda...Another major cancer-immunotherapy player is Bristol-Myers Squibb with Opdivo and, to a lesser extent, Yervoy. ...A third company... is Swiss-based drug giant Roche
Nov 18, 2017 Motley Fool
added Nov 18, 2017 22:01
November is International Lung Cancer Awareness Month...18 regions in China, including provinces, cities and municipalities, have made regulations to prohibit smoking in indoor public and working areas, in the hopes that creating more smoke-free environme
Nov 17, 2017 Ecns.cn (cn)
added Nov 17, 2017 23:10
[Florida] Smoker's Deadly Cancer Began in Lungs, Not Elsewhere, Dr. Concludes in Trial Against R.J. Reynolds
A 42-year-old Florida smoker likely died of lung cancer that spread to her brain, a cancer specialist testified Wednesday, despite scant remaining medical records surrounding her treatment, as trial over the woman’s death continued against R.J. Reynolds.
Nov 15, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 16, 2017 15:54
NOVEMBER is lung cancer awareness month...let us all join in the fight against lung cancer this November by encouraging our friends who smoke to give up the habit, while reminding others to pay attention to their family history and environment.
Nov 15, 2017 Jamaica Observer (jm)
added Nov 15, 2017 22:40
smoking does play a role in the development of other asbestos-related diseases. In combination, smoking and asbestos exposure multiply the damage done to lung tissue. When it comes to lung cancer, it can be difficult to determine whether smoking or asbes
Nov 14, 2017 Asbestos.com
added Nov 15, 2017 22:38
r, the effects of smoking and being around second-hand smoke still affect our population. Lung cancer can be an overwhelming diagnosis, making prevention and early detection a high priority.
Nov 14, 2017 Lufkin (TX) Daily News
added Nov 15, 2017 01:49
Specialist nurses in Leicester will be promoting e-cigarettes to the public later this month, as part of efforts to boost smoking cessation. Lung cancer specialist nurses at University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust will run a stall at Beaumont Leys Sh
Nov 13, 2017 Nursing Times
added Nov 14, 2017 12:44