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European cancer mortality predictions for the year 2013 [FREE FULL TEXT]

Pancreatic cancer has become the fourth cause of cancer death in both sexes, while in a few years lung cancer will likely become the first cause of cancer mortality in women as well, overtaking breast cancer.
Annals of Oncology
added Feb 13, 2013 15:06

[Europe, UK] Women's lung cancer death rates set to rise

The news that lung cancer is now the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in British women is being widely reported by the media. The stories are based on well conducted research that predicts cancer deaths in 2013.
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Feb 13, 2013 14:51

WHO Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic, 2011: Country profile: Russian Federation (PDF)

World Health Organization (WHO)
added Feb 13, 2013 10:42

[UK] GRAPHIC: The smoking map of England: get the data by local authority

Nationally, the death rate caused by smoking is decreasing, according to the latest release from the London Health Observatory (LHO), but rates still differ hugely across England. Manchester recorded the highest rate for smoking attributable mortality in
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 12, 2013 13:14

Vital Signs: Current Cigarette Smoking Among Adults Aged ≥18 Years with Mental Illness — United States, 2009–2011

Conclusions: The prevalence of cigarette smoking is high among adults with AMI, especially for younger adults, those with low levels of education, and those living below the poverty level; the prevalence varies by U.S. region. Implications for Public He
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Feb 5, 2013 22:19

Smoking Rates Much Higher Among the Mentally Ill: CDC

The smoking rate for American adults with mental illness is 70 percent higher than for those without such problems, U.S. health officials reported Tuesday. Overall, 36 percent of adults diagnosed with a mental health issue smoke, compared to 21 percent a
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 5, 2013 22:16

[China] Chinese Women's Lung Cancer Rate Surging

The number of deaths in China caused by lung cancer has surged by 465 percent over the past 30 years, while Chinese women's lung cancer rate has become the world's highest, said experts at a launch ceremony for World Cancer Day in Wuhan, capital city of c
All-China Women's Federation (cn)
added Feb 5, 2013 17:44

[Canada] Where there's smokeless tobacco, there's fire

Spitting mad parents tell teens ‘if you to choose to snus you lose’
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Feb 3, 2013 13:00


The framework for this report is based on the World Health Organization’s MPOWER package of high-impact strategies: Monitor tobacco use and prevention policies; Protect people from tobacco smoke; Offer help to quit tobacco use; Warn about the dangers o
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jan 31, 2013 18:53

CDC - Tobacco Control State Highlights 2012 - Abstract

Some states have significantly improved the health of their citizens by reducing smoking rates, thereby decreasing smoking-related diseases, deaths, and health care costs. Even in economically challenging times, states can make a significant difference i
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jan 31, 2013 18:36
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