Categorizing tumors by cell type and not the organ they grow in may alter treatment, experts say
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Warnings about sun exposure and skin cancer aren't getting through, experts say
Chronic bronchitis, emphysema and pneumonia linked to risk in study, but not asthma, tuberculosis
Yet certain types of lung malignancies are still on the rise
Rates of tobacco-related deaths 11 percent lower after long-term bans, researchers say
Experts say finding shows how hard it is to quit, and that doctors need to make better effort to help
Surgical biopsy could pave way for targeted treatments, study says
Challenges in managing side effects may prompt some doctors to treat tumors less aggressively, researchers suggest
It's a fallacy that they're safer than other tobacco products, researcher says
Study of 20 years of data suggests federal mandates on cleaner air had positive impact on health
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