Items Tagged ‘Lung Cancer’

February 11th, 2010

Smoking Cessation After Lung Cancer Diagnosis Improves Survival

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Quitting smoking after a diagnosis of early-stage lung cancer may reduce the risk of cancer recurrence and death. These results were published in the British Medical Journal. Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the United States, with an estimated 159,000 deaths each year. Smoking cessation is known to reduce a smoker’s […]

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