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Anti-smoking advocates want to jump-start stalled momentum for quitting
Large study focused on Asian women who had never smoked
Steps include using mirror to check back of head, scalp
Study in mice suggests independent threat from genetic mutation
Certain types leave survivors with worse mental and physical well-being, study finds
Palliative radiation therapy can ease pain, but 64 percent in study thought it could cure their cancer
Doctors must improve their message, researchers say
Study findings illustrate disease's burden 'quite starkly,' author says
Among people who aren't candidates for surgery or radiation
Early detection of this serious skin cancer is critical
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