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[UK] Tory minister who just recovered from lung cancer in bitter clash with MP who led call to relax rules on vaping

has just recovered from lung cancer has clashed with the MP behind moves to relax rules on e-cigarettes. Communities Secretary James Brokenshire – who had a third of his lung removed earlier this year – said more evidence was needed on the effects of vap
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 21, 2018 16:08
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Insight into development of lung cancer

A new study identifies two main pathways for the role of chromosome 15q25.1 -- a leader in increasing susceptibility to lung cancer -- in modifying disease risk. One pathway is implicated in nicotine dependence. The other plays a part in biological proce
ScienceDaily
added Aug 21, 2018 15:50
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15 Myths About Lung Cancer You Need to Stop Believing

there are certainly other measures smokers can take to improving their odds of not developing the deadly disease. The ACS recommends avoiding cancer-causing chemicals and radon exposure when possible. Also, your lifestyle is key. Incorporate plenty of fr
The Cheat Sheet
added Aug 15, 2018 16:18
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Lung Cancer Screening's Downside Not Discussed Enough

Those risks include a high rate of false positives, which can lead to unnecessary follow-up procedures. And in some cases, screening can reveal lung cancer that, left untreated, would not have affected patients in their lifetime, the study authors said.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 15, 2018 17:08
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Shared Decision-Making Flops for Lung Ca Screening

A snapshot of real-world shared decision-making conversations for lung cancer screening revealed that such discussions averaged less than a minute and that the physicians involved never once brought up potential harms, a new study found. Among the 14 ex
MedPage Today
added Aug 15, 2018 01:23
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[UK] Lung cancer warning - why you should never ignore this symptom on your skin

Lung cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in the UK...Almost 45,000 people are diagnosed with lung cancer in the UK every year....But as it develops, it could lead to a number of tell-tale signs, including jaundice - where the skin turns a yel
Daily Express (uk)
added Aug 10, 2018 14:51
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Red Sox analyst Remy again diagnosed with cancer

Remy, 65, was first diagnosed with lung cancer in 2008, which he attributed to years of smoking cigarettes. Remy suffered a relapse in 2013 and again before spring training in 2017 before having yet another recurrence that July that led to him having sur
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 8, 2018 01:18
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Former Smokers Might Want to Eat More Tomatoes

A new study found that former smokers with diets high in tomatoes and fresh fruit had a slower rate of decline in lung function, suggesting those foods may help restore lungs damaged by smoking. Researchers also found that among all adults, including peo
Vice.com
added Aug 7, 2018 17:10
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[New York] Smoking is large contributor to air pollution, severe health effects

it may be one of the reasons why Staten Island, with the highest rate of smokers in New York City, got an "F" in ozone pollution from the American Lung Association's 2018 "State of the Air" report. "When people pick up that cigarette and start smoking,
Staten Island (NY) Live
added Aug 4, 2018 15:38
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Study Clarifies Mutation Role in NSCLC

Loss of the resistance gene targeted by osimertinib (Tagrisso) led to early emergence of resistance involving competing mechanisms in patients with previously treated non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), a multicenter cohort study showed.
MedPage Today
added Aug 4, 2018 15:24
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