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[Australia] AUDIO: Tobacco super funds

Dr Bronwyn King...when she found out that she was funding the very industry responsible for slowly killing her patients...she has helped rid almost half of Australia's super funds of tobacco investment.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jun 16, 2017 21:43
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Largest genome-wide study of lung cancer susceptibility identifies new causes

Although tobacco smoking is the main risk factor, past studies have shown heritability of lung cancer estimated at 18%. Previous genomewide association studies have identified several lung cancer susceptibility loci but most of its heritability remains un
EurekAlert
added Jun 13, 2017 20:59
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[UK] This man had lung cancer and took on a shopping centre over people STILL flouting 2007 smoking ban

Dave Webb, 59, told Royal Victoria Place shopping centre the 'no smoking' signs were "totally ignored" at cafe Naked Coffee in Ely Court. He also told centre staff there was an "unofficial smoking area" used by shoppers and workers just outside the cent
Kent Live (Kent and Sussex Courier/Sevenoaks Chronicle) (uk)
added Jun 8, 2017 14:31
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[Florida] Attorneys Spar Over Cause of Contractor's Deadly Cancer, as Trial Against Philip Morris Begins

Attorneys Tuesday battled over what led a building contractor to smoke up to three packs of cigarettes a day for more than 30 years and what ultimately caused the lung cancer that killed him, as trial began in his widow’s suit against Philip Morris. Freem
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jun 8, 2017 03:24
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[Asia-pacific] What are the most common cancers in Singapore?

Cancer is the No. 1 cause of death in Singapore, and its prevalence has been rising steadily over the years. The number of cancer cases in Singapore has increased by about 17 per cent since 2010. A poor diet, lack of exercise and smoking are some of the
Yahoo!
added Jun 7, 2017 02:07
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[South Carolina] Filtered cigarettes linked to lung cancer increase

About 7,200 people in the Palmetto State die from smoking each year, according to the South Carolina Tobacco-Free Collaborative. And while the rate of lung cancer has been dropping in recent years, one type — adenocarcinoma — has been on the rise.
Greenville (SC) News
added Jun 5, 2017 15:06
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[Australia] 'It took something severe to make me quit smoking': Guitarist Stuart Fraser reveals lung cancer battle and thanks Olivia Newton-John for her support

'Obviously I've stopped smoking, unfortunately it took something severe to make me quit': Australian guitarist Stuart 'Chet' Fraser has revealed his battle with lung-cancer.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 2, 2017 21:43
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[UK] Ronnie Wood celebrates his 70th birthday with wife Sally, 39, and his twin daughters with a photo... as he reveals neck scar after having keyhole surgery for a small lesion on his lung

Health-conscious: A source said: 'Ronnie is giving [cigarettes] up for good. He's really serious about kicking the habit and has been constantly puffing on his vape stick' While it was not stated whether or not the lesion was benign or malignant, it woul
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 1, 2017 20:48
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[Asia, Vietnam] VIDEO: More secondhand smokers suffer from serious diseases

Doctors from the National Hospital for Cancer and Tumor said 30-35 percent of cancer patients are female. Most of them are non-smokers but have relatives who smoke. Statistics in 2015 showed that in Vietnam, 28.5 million non-smokers were exposed to smoke
Vietnam Net
added Jun 1, 2017 18:27
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[Asia, India] Even after a partial ban on smoking

Despite ban on smoking by the government in public places, offices, educational institutions, etc. it seems smoking is on a rise, which can be justified by the fact that lung cancer in Kashmir is rapidly rising which is directly related to smoking in 80%
Greater Kashmir (in)
added Jun 1, 2017 02:21
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