Headlines Tagged with Obit — 2,124 headlines found
Tuesday in an appearance on the “Dr. Oz” show, in which she revealed that she had Stage 4 lung and brain cancer. She said that doctors were positive smoking had caused ...“I was smoking for 40 years...whoever smokes should quit, and if they didn’t start,
Feb 18, 2016 New York Times
added Feb 18, 2016 15:18
The music and fashion icon, known for hits such as Space Oddity and Let’s Dance, died earlier this week after an 18-month battle with lung cancer...Bowie poses for a portrait smoking a cigarette to promote the release of his Hunky Dory albumn in 1971
Jan 14, 2016 Daily Star (uk)
added Jan 31, 2016 23:45
His father died of lung cancer when he was just eight years old, leaving his mother to seek out work to feed her family.
Jan 14, 2016 BBC Online
added Jan 14, 2016 21:33
It was confirmed last night the legendary musician - singer of Space Oddity and creator of Ziggy Stardust - had died of lung cancer, aged 69.‘
Jan 12, 2016 Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Jan 11, 2016 17:17
she wrote: “Recently Dilip Gandhi chairman of a Parliamentary panel wrote to the Health Ministry asking for the notification on bigger tobacco pack warnings to be kept in abeyance. I was shocked that people in such high posts can be so irresponsible. Bigg
Apr 1, 2015 Indian Express (in)
added Apr 1, 2015 10:58
It’s also a massive global problem. In 2012, six percent of all deaths around the world were attributed to COPD – equivalent to more than 3 million deaths. More than 90 percent of those deaths occurred in low or middle-income countries
Feb 27, 2015 Scientific American
added Feb 28, 2015 10:59
Leonard recalled the difference in attitude towards smoking in his youth, and how it was seen as a harmless thing to do back then. "It was something that was part of my life, part of my culture," he said. "It was cool to light a cigarette."
Feb 28, 2015 The Mirror (uk)
added Feb 28, 2015 10:46
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
Dr Gray, the Director of the Cancer Council of Victoria from 1968 until 1995, and President of the Union for International Cancer Control... His groundbreaking work laid the foundation for the modern tobacco control movement.
Dec 20, 2014 The Cancer Council Victoria (au)
added Dec 20, 2014 20:35
The British national, whose body was found on Howrah-Delhi railway track two days ago, was suffering from depression and addicted to cigarettes and probably died while trying to open the train's door for smoking, police said today.
Nov 1, 2014 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Nov 2, 2014 10:21