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[UK] Statins Linked to Improved Lung Cancer Survival

Sustained statin use was associated with modestly better survival in lung cancer, an observational study in Great Britain showed. People already on statins before diagnosis had a hazard ratio of 0.88 for lung cancer–specific mortality compared with other
MedPage Today
added May 2, 2015 14:53
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[Africa, Rwanda] Tobacco addiction on the rise among youth

In order to find out how tobacco smoking is posing a big health risk to the youth in the City of Kigali, Sunday Times visited Kicukiro Centre. Here, many young people do casual jobs to earn a living and most of them use tobacco as refreshment. But what
The New Times (rw)
added Apr 27, 2015 11:20
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[UK] The bravest mum of all: Non-smoking mother-of-two with terminal lung cancer to walk London Marathon course as she battles disease for the sake of her sons

Then came the devastating news: though she'd never smoked, she had inoperable lung cancer. Since then, there have been moments of despair but Angela, 40, is determined to live as normally as possible for the time she has left.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 26, 2015 12:33
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Cigars Pose Dangers Similar to Cigarettes

"The results reinforce the fact that cigar smoking carries many of the same health risks as cigarette smoking. Cigar smoking is linked to fatal oral, esophageal, pancreatic, laryngeal and lung cancers, as well as heart disease and aortic aneurysm," lead
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 24, 2015 13:19
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[New York] Roswell Park, Cuba to develop lung cancer vaccine

this is the first involving a study with Cuba’s Center for Molecular Immunology to research a vaccine already in use in the Caribbean nation. She said the vaccine, which is injected, will be subject to clinical trials, pending federal approval, and that t
Buffalo (NY) News
added Apr 22, 2015 18:25
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[New York] Roswell Park CEO has high hopes for Cuban lung cancer vaccine

now Roswell Park is poised to become the first American cancer center to run clinical trials for a lung cancer vaccine developed and manufactured by Cuba’s Center for Molecular Immunology, pending federal approval. “This is the first step allowing us to
Business First Of Buffalo
added Apr 22, 2015 18:24
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[France, Switzerland] Smoking just a few cigarettes harmful: study

smokers think it's okay to just smoke a few cigarettes a day yet they underestimate their risks, according to researchers in France. "It seems that people are aware about the dangers of tobacco for health, but might consider that the risks are not for th
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Apr 22, 2015 18:13
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[USA] U.S. cancer institute, software firm reach deals in Cuba

The Roswell Park Cancer Institute of Buffalo, New York, on Tuesday signed an agreement with Cuba's Center for Molecular Immunology to develop a lung cancer vaccine with a clinical trial in the United States, Roswell Chief Executive Officer Candace Johnso
Reuters
added Apr 21, 2015 18:32
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[UK] Father, 31, told his six-month cough was 'harmless' FIVE TIMES is now dying from lung cancer - despite not being a smoker

After suffering a persistent cough for six months, he visited doctors five times in two months. But he was sent home each time, reassured he was most likely suffering a virus. But after coughing up blood and being taken to A&E, an X-ray revealed a tumour
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 21, 2015 15:52
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New SU2C-American Cancer Society Lung Cancer Dream Team Announced / $20 million project will combine targeted therapies and immunotherapy

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and the American Cancer Society (ACS) announced the formation of a $20 million Dream Team to attack the number one cancer killer in America, lung cancer, here today at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Res
PR Newswire
added Apr 21, 2015 15:32
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