Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 1,925 headlines found
Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr lead tributes to singer Joe Cocker after he dies aged 70 following battle with lung cancer
In a 2000 interview he said: 'I quit smoking cigarettes about seven or eight years ago. That's been the saving grace. That little "ooh-ooh" high-end falsetto was starting to get clogged up, and I was having trouble with my breathing. 'I'll never completel
Dec 22, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 22, 2014 19:06
Joe Cocker, the raspy-voiced British singer known for his frenzied cover of "With a Little Help From My Friends," the teary ballad "You Are So Beautiful" and a contorted performing style uncannily parodied by John Belushi on "Saturday Night Live," has di
Dec 22, 2014 ABC News
added Dec 22, 2014 18:54
A Boston federal judge has narrowed an eight-year-old class action filed by smokers who want cigarette maker Philip Morris USA Inc. to pay for early-stage lung cancer detection. U.S. District Judge Denise Casper has “cleared the decks for the trial we’v
Dec 15, 2014 National Law Journal
added Dec 22, 2014 14:12
Massachusetts federal judge on Friday partially denied a summary judgment motion from a class of cigarette smokers suing Philip Morris USA Inc. to try to force the cigarette maker to pay for medical monitoring to detect early signs of lung cancer, ruling
Dec 15, 2014 Law360
added Dec 16, 2014 03:32
It made for an intensive review of the key aspects of the trial. An observant colleague pointed out to me that if there were one day of hearing to select as an overview of the trial, today was it.
Dec 8, 2014 Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Dec 12, 2014 03:52
Dear Concerned,....if your husband is between the ages of 55 and 80, is a current smoker or quit within the last 15 years, and has a smoking history of at least 30 pack years, he’s at high risk for lung cancer and should talk to his doctor about getting
Dec 8, 2014 Parsippany (NJ) Daily Record
added Dec 8, 2014 14:25
Through the Affordable Care Act and, if draft recommendations are adopted, soon through Medicare as well, many insured individuals will be eligible for a free CT exam that, for some at least, could be lifesaving.
Dec 8, 2014 New York Times Blogs
added Dec 8, 2014 14:23
misstated the comparative risk of contracting lung cancer for smokers and nonsmokers who use the product. The risk is 15 to 30 times greater, not 15 to 30 percent greater. The article also misstated the rates of smoking in the European Union and United S
Dec 7, 2014 New York Times
added Dec 7, 2014 13:04
system of scoring lung lesions observed in screening studies was reviewed here by researchers for the American College of Radiology (ACR) who hope the new tool will be as successful for lung cancer screening as ACR's BI-RADS has been for breast cancer.
Dec 5, 2014 MedPage Today
added Dec 7, 2014 12:56
Aside from the well-known dramatic increase it causes in the risk of lung cancer, smoking has now been found to obliterate a chromosome in blood cells that could offer vital protection against cancer growth elsewhere in the body.
Dec 4, 2014 New Scientist
added Dec 5, 2014 10:55