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Cigars Pose Dangers Similar to Cigarettes

"The results reinforce the fact that cigar smoking carries many of the same health risks as cigarette smoking. Cigar smoking is linked to fatal oral, esophageal, pancreatic, laryngeal and lung cancers, as well as heart disease and aortic aneurysm," lead
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 24, 2015 13:19
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[New York] Roswell Park, Cuba to develop lung cancer vaccine

this is the first involving a study with Cuba’s Center for Molecular Immunology to research a vaccine already in use in the Caribbean nation. She said the vaccine, which is injected, will be subject to clinical trials, pending federal approval, and that t
Buffalo (NY) News
added Apr 22, 2015 18:25
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[New York] Roswell Park CEO has high hopes for Cuban lung cancer vaccine

now Roswell Park is poised to become the first American cancer center to run clinical trials for a lung cancer vaccine developed and manufactured by Cuba’s Center for Molecular Immunology, pending federal approval. “This is the first step allowing us to
Business First Of Buffalo
added Apr 22, 2015 18:24
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[France, Switzerland] Smoking just a few cigarettes harmful: study

smokers think it's okay to just smoke a few cigarettes a day yet they underestimate their risks, according to researchers in France. "It seems that people are aware about the dangers of tobacco for health, but might consider that the risks are not for th
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Apr 22, 2015 18:13
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[USA] U.S. cancer institute, software firm reach deals in Cuba

The Roswell Park Cancer Institute of Buffalo, New York, on Tuesday signed an agreement with Cuba's Center for Molecular Immunology to develop a lung cancer vaccine with a clinical trial in the United States, Roswell Chief Executive Officer Candace Johnso
Reuters
added Apr 21, 2015 18:32
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[UK] Father, 31, told his six-month cough was 'harmless' FIVE TIMES is now dying from lung cancer - despite not being a smoker

After suffering a persistent cough for six months, he visited doctors five times in two months. But he was sent home each time, reassured he was most likely suffering a virus. But after coughing up blood and being taken to A&E, an X-ray revealed a tumour
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 21, 2015 15:52
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New SU2C-American Cancer Society Lung Cancer Dream Team Announced / $20 million project will combine targeted therapies and immunotherapy

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and the American Cancer Society (ACS) announced the formation of a $20 million Dream Team to attack the number one cancer killer in America, lung cancer, here today at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Res
PR Newswire
added Apr 21, 2015 15:32
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Merck's Keytruda shrinks lung cancer tumors, FDA approval sought

Merck & Co Inc's Keytruda, approved for treating melanoma, was shown in a trial to shrink tumors in nearly half of advanced lung cancer patients with high levels of a protein used by tumors to evade the body's own disease-fighting cells.
Reuters
added Apr 21, 2015 10:21
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[Asia-pacific, Taiwan] Air pollution linked to rise in lung cancer cases: doctor

however, said that the most direct cause of lung cancer is related to environmental factors such as air pollution and he urged the government to pay more attention to the problem.
Focus Taiwan
added Apr 18, 2015 12:13
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[Asia-pacific] Record number of people diagnosed with cancer in Taiwan (update)

A total of 11,692 were diagnosed with lung cancer in 2012, 6 percent more than in the previous year.... problem of secondhand smoke should not be underestimated, the HPA said. Based on a previous survey conducted by the administration, the percentage of
Focus Taiwan
added Apr 18, 2015 12:12
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