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The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation, the American Lung Association and the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer Collaborate to Find a Cure for the World's Deadliest Cancer

The newly expanded Lung Cancer Patient Registry provides additional tools for lung cancer patients and researchers
PR Newswire
added Jan 11, 2018 19:58
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CT Scans Reduce Lung Cancer Deaths ... But Among Whom?

the question of who to screen is somewhat contentious, as two opposing articles in the Annals of Internal Medicine suggest...the benefit of saving one life in a higher-risk group is not the same as saving one life in a lower-risk group. It sounds cold, bu
MedPage Today
added Jan 10, 2018 18:28
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[Maryland] Woman's Doctor: Lung cancer No. 1 cause of cancer deaths

Mercy Medical Center Dr. Kiernan Brune said up to 20 percent of people who die from lung cancer are nonsmokers. "Smoking is by far the biggest risk factor for lung cancer, but other risk factors include certain environmental exposures like air pollution
WBAL-TV11 (Baltimore, MD)
added Jan 9, 2018 02:59
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Cancer Deaths Continue a Steep Decline

First, there has been a decline in male lung cancer because fewer men are smoking... “But prevention is the low-hanging fruit. We still have 40 million adult smokers in the U.S., which accounts for nearly a third of cancer deaths.”
New York Times
added Jan 9, 2018 02:53
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Best Ways to Quit Smoking, Cut Your Lung Cancer Risk

Men who smoke have a 23 times increased risk of lung cancer. And exposure to secondhand smoke causes approximately 7,330 lung cancer deaths among nonsmokers in the United States every year. So, if you've never smoked, don't start. If you do smoke, try t
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 6, 2018 18:16
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Studies Question Current Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines

Lung cancer screening based on an individual's risk could save more lives than screening as recommended by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), according to a study from the National Cancer Institute. NCI researchers led by Li C. Cheung, Ph
MedPage Today
added Jan 5, 2018 12:50
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Studies Question Current Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines

Lung cancer screening based on an individual's risk could save more lives than screening as recommended by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), according to a study from the National Cancer Institute.
MedPage Today
added Jan 4, 2018 12:20
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When Cancer Strikes Twice

In many cases, the development of a second cancer resulted from the same risk factors that most likely precipitated the first malignancy. ...a smoker who has been successfully treated for lung cancer may later develop bladder cancer, which is also relate
New York Times
added Dec 26, 2017 15:27
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China's national tobacco company has a staggering market — and they start young

Bloomberg Businessweek reporter Andrew Martin investigated China's tobacco industry for the latest issue of the magazine. “[CNTC] was started by the government in 1982 as a way to corral black market cigarettes,” Martin says. “It’s just exploded in growt
Public Radio International (PRI)
added Dec 22, 2017 21:32
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Global Lung Cancer Liquid Biopsy Market 2017-2021: Vendors' Focusing on Clinical Trials - Research and Markets

The report, Global Lung Cancer Liquid Biopsy Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report als
Business Wire
added Dec 21, 2017 06:19
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