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VIDEO: GPS-like system helps doctors track lung cancer

Lung cancer nodules move every time a person breathes, making it incredibly difficult for doctors to pinpoint their location. But now, some surgeons are using an electromagnetic system to track the deadly cancer. The technology that is guiding Dr. Aldo
WNDU NBC 16 (South Bend, IN)
added Nov 15, 2018 14:29
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[Tennessee] Stephen Huff Never Smoked a Day in His Life. At 28, He Was Diagnosed With Lung Cancer.

you can get lung cancer without ever having smoked. And while smoking is still the greatest risk factor for lung cancer, it's not the sole cause. "Approximately 10-25 percent of people with lung cancer worldwide are non-smokers," Roy S. Herbst, MD, Ph.D,
Men's Health Magazine
added Nov 15, 2018 14:04

American Lung Association and the Ad Council Launch Spanish Language PSA Campaign to Increase Awareness of Lung Cancer Screening among the Hispanic Community

The 'Saved By The Scan' campaign and online eligibility quiz educates former smokers on the importance of getting screened for lung cancer
PR Newswire
added Nov 15, 2018 10:19

[Florida] R.J. Reynolds Blamed for 49-Year Old's Lung Cancer Death, as Trial Opens

Attorneys debated whether a tobacco industry conspiracy or a Florida smoker's own choices were to blame for the lung cancer that killed him at 49, as trial began this week against R.J. Reynolds. Hochreiter v. R.J. Reynolds, 2015CA003926.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 14, 2018 04:34

[West Virginia] RGH: Lung cancer not just a smoker's disease

“The good news is that there are several things you can do to help reduce your risk of developing lung cancer,” she said. “The first and most important thing is to refrain from smoking, since cigarette smoking has been proven to cause the vast majority o
Beckley (WV) Register Herald
added Nov 14, 2018 03:02
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Smoking Causes 90% of All Lung Cancer Deaths

lung cancer is the leading cancer killer in both men and women in the United States. The main cause of lung cancer is smoking. It contributes to up to 90 percent of all lung cancer deaths. Andrea Villanti, PhD, MPH, talks to us about lung cancer and smo
added Nov 14, 2018 03:01

[South Carolina] Charleston VA hospital promotes early lung cancer screening for long-time smokers

Wilson, along with many veterans, was a beneficiary of a lung cancer screening program specifically catered to veterans who are heavy cigarette smokers. The program, which emerged during a time when 75 percent of lung cancer patients were seeking treatm
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Nov 12, 2018 22:02

[Nigeria] NGO Launches Lung Cancer Prevention Campaign In FCT

Move Against Cancer Africa (MACA), on Thursday, rolled out lung cancer prevention awareness programme in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Mr Caleb Egwuenu, Project Director of MACA, said that the awareness was part of the group’s initiative toward ma
Independent (ng)
added Nov 10, 2018 19:54

Florida Federal Jury Again Rejects Claims By Smoker’s Widow ($$)

For the third time, jurors on Nov. 7 sided with the tobacco industry in a longstanding dispute over the lung cancer death of a Florida man (Eddie O....
Lexis Nexis
added Nov 10, 2018 17:38

Americans Unaware of Women's Top Cancer Killer / Survivors, Advocates Kick Off Awareness Month at National Press Club Event

Do you know the number one cancer killer of women? In the recent "Know Cancer Survey," 94 percent of 2,026 respondents answered that question incorrectly. Results of the national survey will be released during the Lung Cancer Awareness Month Kickoff &
PR Newswire
added Nov 9, 2018 17:01
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