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The Real Faces of Lung Cancer: One Woman's Journey to Survive

We are working to address the need for increased research funding - and greater education and awareness about lung cancer and the facts that anyone can get lung cancer and close to 160,000 Americans will die this year because of the disease. Today, we wa
American Lung Association
added Feb 26, 2014 11:30
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[Indiana] EDITORIAL: Will Hoosiers ever get it when it comes to smoking?

like the American Lung Association’s report, we urge both elected officials and regular citizens in Indiana to renew a commitment to “eliminate tobacco-caused death and disease.” Seems more than logical to us.
Goshen (IN) News
added Feb 23, 2014 15:38
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[Canada] Day 209: The icing vs. the cake

Dr. Barsky's testimony ... He accepted as a "ball park figure" that 90% of lung cancers were caused by smoking. He comfortably volunteered that he had never doubted the the link between smoking and lung cancer, and that he was aware that the companies ha
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Feb 19, 2014 09:42
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[Canada] Day 208: Lung Cancer and HPV???!

Today I learned that the financial rewards can be sizable. Dr. Barsky said he had earned over $3 million over the 20 years he has consulted ... Lung cancer is caused by lots of things. Sometimes there is no outside cause. You can only know if a cancer wa
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Feb 19, 2014 09:38
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Lung cancer: Not just a disease of smokers

however, some patients who are diagnosed with lung cancer have never smoked a cigarette. Physicians today are seeing more non-smokers and light smokers with lung cancer. Why do these people get lung cancer?
HealthCanal.com
added Feb 15, 2014 23:18
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VIDEO: Oncology: Lung Cancer

What works and what doesn't in lung cancer? We asked three experts... answers involved targeted and immune therapies, acquired resistance, and balancing the risks and benefits of lung cancer screening.
MedPage Today
added Feb 14, 2014 17:34
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LETTER: Smoking in Jail

We have also shown that lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in former inmates. While e-cigarettes are being promoted as safer alternatives to cigarettes, their long-term effects are unknown.
New York Times
added Feb 5, 2014 09:59
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[UK] Global cancer surge fuelled by alcohol, smoking and obesity predicted by WHO

World Health Organisation experts issue timebomb warning and say key is prevention, possibly including tax on sugared drinks ... Lung cancer is the most commonly diagnosed form of the disease among men (16.7% of cases) and the biggest killer (23.6% of dea
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 4, 2014 06:36
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HOT TOPICS 2014: Lung Cancer

What will be the most important issues to watch in lung cancer in 2014? We asked four experts ... They highlight lung screening expansion, less invasive staging and resection, and new technology and drugs.
MedPage Today
added Feb 1, 2014 22:30
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The American Cancer Society and Stand Up To Cancer Announce Collaborative Research Effort

First Joint Project Involves a $20 Million Dream Team Grant for Lung Cancer Research To Be Awarded in 2015 / Bristol-Myers Squibb Becomes SU2C Donor in Support of SU2C-ACS Lung Cancer Dream Team
PR Newswire
added Feb 1, 2014 21:16
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