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Latest data from 2009 cites 1.5 million new cases diagnosed; prostate and breast tumors most common
On average, more than a third of people with psychiatric woes smoke, and they're less likely to quit
Large study found higher rates of squamous cell, basal cell carcinomas
But recipients need to know the source of the potential transplant, researchers say
Experts urge stopping at time of diagnosis, but quitting any time is healthy
Starting earlier, smoking more account for increase, expert says
American Cancer Society report credits better screening, treatment for the gains
Public health efforts needed in these regions, researchers say
They could delay people seeking medical advice on possible melanoma lesions, researchers say
Recommendation follows on prior study finding 20 percent reduction in deaths for older smokers
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