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[UK] 'Low tar' or 'light' cigarettes are 'MORE' likely to give smokers lung cancer

Experts investigated why rates of adenocarcinoma, a tumour that grows deep in the lungs, had gone up in recent years while cases of other lung cancers had dropped as more people gave up smoking. They found a link to cigarettes with tiny ventilation hol
The Mirror (uk)
added May 22, 2017 11:48
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[Florida] Smoker Who Lost Lung Wins $1.1M Verdict, Plus Possible Punitives, in Trial Against Philip Morris

A Cuban immigrant who lost a lung and suffers from emphysema won a $1.1 million verdict, plus possible punitive damages... Martin v. Philip Morris... jury in Dade County needed just two-and-a-half hours to find Philip Morris liable for hooking Martin to c
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 18, 2017 01:27
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[Florida] Cigarette Addiction Drove Trucker to Cancer Death, Atty Says as Trial Opens Against RJR

Attorneys Friday debated what drove a Florida trucker to smoke up to four packs of cigarettes a day for more than 40 years, as trial over his cancer death opened against R.J. Reynolds. Olson v. R.J Reynolds, 2008-CA-000396.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 17, 2017 16:07
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] Secondhand smoke cost nonsmokers over 323 bil. yen in medical bills in FY2014: research

As a result, the estimated number of those who would develop lung cancer due to secondhand smoke stood at around 11,400, and they would have to pay an extra 33.5 billion yen in medical bills. In addition, an estimated 101,400 people would develop ischemi
Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added May 16, 2017 13:57
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[Florida] Jury Awards $1.8M to Widow of Smoker Who Lost Lungs to Cancer, RJR Liable for Possible Punitives

Jurors in the state’s Ninth Circuit Court, in Orange County, found Reynolds’ scheme to hide the dangers of cigarettes throughout much of the 20th century led to the cancer that took much of both of Valton Sheffield’s lungs before he ultimately died in 20
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 12, 2017 23:42
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Women in East Germany will be more likely to die from smoking than those in West Germany

Due to a silent but dramatic increase in the number of young East German women smoking after reunification, their death rates are forecasted to exceed those in the West within the next few decades... "Germany is more tolerant than other EU member states i
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 11, 2017 13:20
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[California] Man Sues 2 Tobacco Companies For Death Of His Wife

Julius Engel filed a wrongful death suit on behalf of his deceased wife, Mary Engel, claiming general negligence, intentional tort, product liability and breach of warranty. He is seeking at least $25,000 in damages from R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Ph
Lexis Nexis
added May 11, 2017 03:26
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LUNG FORCE: Outwit, Outplay and Outlast Lung Cancer Once and for All

we are supporting LUNG FORCE, a nationwide initiative by the American Lung Association that aims to unite women and their loved ones to stand together against lung cancer. For the fourth year, we are supporting LUNG FORCE through in-store fundraising cam
CVS Health (CVS Caremark)
added May 11, 2017 00:34
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[Florida] VIDEO: Turquoise Takeover: Lung Cancer awareness campaign

WE HAVE A SHOCKING STATISTIC TO SHARE WITH YOU NOW.MORE PEOPLE DIE FROM LUNG CANCER THAN:, BREAST, AND PROSTATE CANCER COMBINED.THIS WEEK IN AND WOMEN ACROSS THE COUNTRY WILL JOIN FORCES FORTHE TURQUOISE TAKEOVER, ANEFFORT TO RAISE AWARENESS ABOUTLUNG
WPBF Ch. 25 (West Palm Beach, FL)
added May 9, 2017 13:50
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On Health and Welfare, Moral Arguments Outweigh Economics

In pushing for repeal of the Affordable Care Act last week, Mr. Brooks...suggested that people with pre-existing conditions deserved to pay higher premiums, because they had not “done things the right way.” That could include a cigarette smoker’s lung can
New York Times
added May 7, 2017 19:59
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