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[Florida] Retrial Begins in Case Against Philip Morris Over Whether Smoking Addiction Caused Contractor's Cancer

Attorneys last week argued over the role Philip Morris cigarettes and nicotine addiction played in the death of a 54-year-old Florida building contractor, as retrial against the tobacco giant opened nine months after jurors deadlocked in the case’s first
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 12, 2018 17:40
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More Indians are being diagnosed with lung cancer, and it’s not because they’re smoking

This suggests a link with air pollution, both indoor and outdoor, experts say. “The number of non-smokers with lung cancer is going up by 30 to 40 per cent. There could be other factors like obesity or drinking, but what is glaring is air pollution,” sa
ThePrint (in)
added Mar 10, 2018 15:40
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Thirdhand Smoke Found to Increase Lung Cancer Risk in Mice

Clinical Science, the researchers and their team have determined that early thirdhand smoke exposure is also associated with increased incidence and severity of lung cancer in mice. Field studies in the U.S. and China have confirmed that the presence of
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
added Mar 8, 2018 23:23
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[Australia] Hope for lung cancer early detection test

Australian researchers have identified unique molecular characteristics of an aggressive, hard-to-treat type of lung cancer known as adenocarcinoma that could help identify patients most likely to respond to immunotherapies. The researchers at the Walte
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 8, 2018 17:45
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[North Carolina] VIDEO: FOUNDER OF MOM-O DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER FROM SECOND-HAND SMOKE

A staple in the Charlotte community...Judy Williams, co-founder of Mothers of Murdered Offspring, has been diagnosed with stage three lung cancer. She tell us the illness came from second-hand smoke from people smoking at MOMO vigils. Since finding out a
Spectrum News
added Mar 8, 2018 15:46
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New York, Connecticut Report Highest Lung Cancer Survival Rates

A new report by the American Lung Association shows lung cancer patients in Connecticut and New York are among the earliest to be diagnosed and have some of the best survival rates in the country.
WSHU (Fairfield, CT)
added Mar 8, 2018 01:08
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Connecticut has second highest lung cancer survival rate

Connecticut lung cancer patients have some the highest survival rates and rates of early diagnosis in the country, according to a new report from the American Lung Association. The association’s inaugural LUNG FORCE State of Lung Cancer report examining
Norwalk (CT) Hour
added Mar 8, 2018 00:59
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[Florida] RJR & Philip Morris Cleared of Punitive Liability for Smoker's Death, 5 Years After Compensatory Award

A state court jury last week cleared R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris of punitive liability for the role the tobacco companies played in the death of a Florida smoker. Starr-Blundell v. R.J. Reynolds
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 5, 2018 21:11
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[Florida] Jury Awards $0 to Smoker's Widow, Despite Linking RJR Cigarettes to Smoker's Cancer Death

found R.J. Reynolds cigarettes caused the lung cancer that killed a Florida smoker, but cleared Reynolds of financial liability in the case. Mobley v. R.J. Reynolds...attributed 95% of responsibility for the fatal cancer to Mobley himself and awarded no
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 3, 2018 18:47
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ProLung, Inc. Announces New Japanese Patent for Diagnosing a Malignant Lung Tumor

has issued a Notice of Allowance for its Method for Diagnosing a Malignant Lung Tumor patent application. The new patent (Japanese Patent Application No. 2016-536073) covers the method for using the ProLung Test™ to discriminate between malignant and beni
DigitalJournal.com (blog)
added Mar 3, 2018 00:51
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