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Jun

02

1 in 4 Smokers With Gene Defect May Get Lung Cancer

Study finds smokers with gene normally linked to breast cancer appear to have a much higher risk of lung cancer

Jun

02

E-Cigarette Advertising Soars on American TV, Study Finds

Youthful audience exposed to pitches for the nicotine product has tripled in recent years

May

31

New Drug Shows Promise for Resistant Thyroid Cancer

Lenvatinib shrunk tumors in 65 percent of those taking the drug, according to late-stage research

May

31

Pair of Pills Shows Promise for Recurrent Ovarian Cancer

Preliminary findings suggest this experimental treatment might slow disease

May

31

Experimental Drug May Extend Lung Cancer Survival, Study Suggests

But experts debate significance of this expensive treatment

May

30

Drug May Lower Odds of Early Menopause in Breast Cancer Patients

When added to chemotherapy, it also boosted survival rates, researchers report

May

30

Stopping Statins for Terminal Patients a Safe Option: Study

They didn't die sooner, had better quality of life than those who kept taking cholesterol drugs, researchers say

May

30

Schizophrenia May Raise Dementia Risk in Older Adults

Researchers find chances double for those with the mental illness, but their rates of cancer are lower

May

30

5 or More Bad Sunburns While Young Tied to Higher Melanoma Risk

Odds for deadly skin cancer rise 80 percent, nurses' study finds

May

29

Abnormal Lung Scan May Be 'Teachable Moment' for Smokers

Researchers find bad news motivates many to quit tobacco

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