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[UK] Deaths from cancer soar due to obesity, smoking and living longer:

The rise of smoking in developing countries accounts for lung cancer topping of the list of most new cases in 2013...The Global Burden of Disease, provides a comprehensive assessment of new cases of cancer, and cancer-related death and
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 29, 2015 13:01
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LETTER: Using Science to Fight Climate Change

As a 20-year-old cigarette smoker, I told myself that medical research was likely to cure lung cancer by the time I was old enough to get sick; it took me two decades to quit. We are as addicted to carbon use as I was to cigarettes, and elevating geoengi
New York Times
added May 27, 2015 10:23
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GLANTZ: On screen, smoking is 99.93% healthy

Four thousand different characters have smoked in 1,100 top-grossing movies since 2002. If only three of these film characters were diagnosed with lung cancer or heart failure, that’s a (potential) on-screen mortality rate of 0.07 percent (less than one-
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 23, 2015 16:24
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] New public service announcement on secondhand smoke launched

The Health Ministry officially launched a new public service announcement video on the dangers of secondhand smoke in coordination with the World Lung Foundation. The video is a response to the high number of passive smokers in Indonesia.
Jakarta Post (id)
added May 22, 2015 11:43
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[UK] One in FOUR people die from avoidable disease that could be prevented by living a healthier lifestyle - and MEN are most at risk

Coronary heart disease accounts for majority, with lung cancer most prevalent cause among women, Office for National Statistics reveals 60% of all avoidable deaths from 2001 to 2013 were among men
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 21, 2015 21:14
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Smoking May Make Return of Lung Cancer More Likely

Lung cancer survivors are at high risk for recurrence of the disease, and smoking is a major factor in that risk, a new study shows. The study included 192 lung cancer survivors in the United States who were followed for an average of more than eight yea
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 19, 2015 15:18
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[Jersey, UK] Raise cigarette tax to pay for cancer staff, says hospital consultant

Consultant cardiologist Dr Andrew Mitchell says smoking rates are not dropping as fast as hoped He has called for tax on cigarettes to be increased to raise money for a lung cancer nurse
Jersey Evening Post (This is Jersey) (uk)
added May 19, 2015 08:36
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Nancy Dell: Foods to reduce lung cancer risk; Frizzy hair and food

Lung Force to increase awareness...wear turquoise...according to studies at the MD Anderson Cancer Center eating spinach, kale and beans which are high in folate cut cancer risk 40%. So in general eat more fish, fruits and vegetables.
WWLP-22News (Springfield, MA)
added May 15, 2015 11:40
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VIDEO: Laura Dern, Kellie Pickler, Valerie Harper Among Notable Voices Kicking Off National Women’s Lung Health Week

Now in its second year, LUNG FORCE, in partnership with national presenting sponsor, CVS Health, is empowering women and men everywhere to share their voices and make lung cancer a public health priority. “We’ve made great strides since launching LUNG FO
PR Newswire
added May 13, 2015 20:06
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[USA] AUDIO: Americans could soon benefit from a lung cancer vaccine developed in Cuba

Roswell Park Cancer Institute, in partnership with Cuba’s Center for Molecular Immunology, will test out a much-needed lung cancer vaccine called Cimavax, developed in Cuba. Now that relations between US and Cuba are improving, the US wants to see if it
Public Radio International (PRI)
added May 13, 2015 11:58
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