Headlines Tagged with Lung Cancer — 2,070 headlines found
McMannis claims defendant tobacco manufacturers R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris concealed the dangers of smoking and furthered Barbara McMannis' addiction to cigarettes, which caused her smoking-related lung cancer that spread to her brain and ultimately
Feb 5, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Feb 6, 2015 20:38
As trial opened Thursday in Donald McMannis’ suit against tobacco manufacturers R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris, attorneys...sparred over whether the brain tumor that killed McMannis’ wife, Barbara, stemmed from smoking-related lung cancer.
Feb 6, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Feb 6, 2015 20:37
returned a verdict of $6 million against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company (“RJR”) for Ellen Gray, the wife of Henry Gray, who died at the age of 63 from lung cancer and other smoking-related diseases.
Feb 5, 2015 Business Wire
added Feb 6, 2015 16:14
Screening programs can also help lower smoking rates. The process may even lead to better understanding of addiction as well as lung cancer in those who have never smoked," said Laurie Fenton Ambrose... of the Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA).
Feb 5, 2015 PR Newswire
added Feb 6, 2015 15:57
reflecting changing smoking patterns among females worldwide, a new report shows. Legions of women began smoking four decades ago, and the dire consequences are just being seen now in wealthy countries, the researchers explained.
Feb 4, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 6, 2015 15:54
Current and former heavy smokers ages 55 to 77 can undergo annual low-dose CT screening for lung cancer paid by Medicare, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced Thursday. The decision finalizes a preliminary plan... a higher upper limit
Feb 6, 2015 MedPage Today
added Feb 6, 2015 12:05
This year, death rates from lung cancer among European women are set to overtake those for breast cancer, according to a study of cancer rates in 28 EU countries… the trend is largely due to women in the UK and their long history of smoking. But cancer ex
Feb 3, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 3, 2015 07:20
Among nonsmokers who had diabetes, those who took the diabetes drug metformin had a decrease in lung cancer risk, the findings showed. "Our results suggest that risk might differ by smoking history, with metformin decreasing risk among nonsmokers and in
Feb 2, 2015 New Kerala.com (in)
added Feb 2, 2015 17:28
[Pennsylvania] Lawyer fights $1M fine over banned 'smoking' testimony that prompted new 4-week trial
Insurance defense attorney Nancy Raynor says her assets have been frozen and a lien put on her home because her witness had a slip of the tongue ... judge had ruled that jurors were not to hear that a deceased lung-cancer patient had been a smoker.
Feb 1, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 1, 2015 17:11
Mr. Gary later stated, “this jury sent a message and gave 23.6 billion reasons why you can’t lie to consumers.” Jeffery Raborn... said the latest verdict of $23.6 billion was “far beyond the realm of reasonableness and fairness.” Mr. Raborn said the com
Jan 22, 2015 Law.com
added Jan 28, 2015 11:35