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..discovered genes that increases risk for lc and urge to smoke

AnnikaH
  • By AnnikaH · New reply December 23, 2011
  • 1 reply
  • "Norwegian researchers have discovered genes that increase not only one's risk of lung cancer, but perhaps one's urge to smoke as well." http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/201 1/03/110311131941.htm ...

Another Interesting Article?

redwine
  • By redwine · New reply December 21, 2011
  • 1 reply
  • My husband ran across this article.. As you can see, it is not just about lung cancer. I don't know if/when it will have any value, but it's hopeful to read about what kind of research is going on. http://finance.yahoo.com/news/biotime-su ...

Drug Shortages....How Do They Affect You?

dolcinia
  • By dolcinia · New reply December 15, 2011
  • 15 replies
  • Here's an interesting article in today's New York Times about the Rx shortages that we have been facing. As someone easily sucked in by contspiracy theories these days, I'm skeptical about why these shortages ...

LI Teen Wins for Lung Cancer Research

mamanolte
  • By mamanolte · New reply December 10, 2011
  • 7 replies
  • Blake Smith, Vickram Gidwan Oceanside High School, Oceanside, New York, and Horace Mann High School, Bronx, New York Using novel small molecule derivatives to therapeutically modulate erlotinib-resistant ...

Better late than never

mamanolte
  • By mamanolte · New reply December 7, 2011
  • 2 replies
  • This article was also picked up yesterday by the local newspaper for Long Island, NY, Newsday: http://observertoday.com/page/content.de tail/id/153322/Lighting-Niagara-Falls-ha s-long--colorful-history.html?isap=1&nav ...

Interesting article

BJB08
  • By BJB08 · Posted November 25, 2011
  • 0 replies
  • http://www.qmed.com/mpmn/medtechpulse/ne w-method-detecting-lung-cancer-relies-go ld-nanoparticles ...

Avastin revoked for Breast Cancer

shiftcolors
  • By shiftcolors · New reply November 23, 2011
  • 17 replies
  • I have to wonder if it's not good for Breast cancer, how can it be okay for Lung Cancer. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/45355965/ns/ health-cancer ...

Joe Paterno

redwine
  • By redwine · New reply November 19, 2011
  • 13 replies
  • I certainly am unhappy to hear that anyone has lung cancer, and I definitely don't condone his actions at Penn State. However, it's possible his diagnosis will bring more focus on lung cancer, something ...

NEWS ALERT JOE PATERNO HAS LUNG CANCER

AnnikaH
  • By AnnikaH · New reply November 19, 2011
  • 13 replies
  • Guys, I just saw this on the news. Check out the old white male with lung cancer. They talk about lung cancer in a very hopeless way. Check it out. http://www.cnn.com/2011/11/18/us/pennsyl vania-paterno/index.html?hpt=hp_t1 ...

Lung cancer a low-profile disease, by Actress Kathryn Joosten

hhhdai
  • By hhhdai · New reply November 17, 2011
  • 9 replies
  • http://www.latimes.com/health/la-he-mytu rn-lung-cancer-20111107,0,6810017.story November 7, 2011 Hands up! How many readers know someone with lung cancer? How many think breast cancer kills more women ...

A new kind of breathalyzer

MHop
  • By MHop · New reply November 8, 2011
  • 10 replies
  • A breathalyzer-like device that aims to detect tuberculosis, pneumonia and lung cancer from someone's breath could help replace time-consuming tests, researchers hope. http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/story ...

What's under BOOBS??? Why LUNGS of course!!! BOOBS ALWAYS TOP STORY.

Seraphina
  • By Seraphina · New reply November 2, 2011
  • 6 replies
  • http://www.vancouversun.com/opinion/bigg est+cancer+killer+women/5625111/story.ht ml ...

Let's Make some noise!

LARTI (Inactive)
  • By LARTI (Inactive) · New reply November 2, 2011
  • 2 replies
  • I found this on FB today and maybe we can all share and inform a few of our friends by reposting the link. http://lungcancerleaders.org ...

AMERICANS UNAWARE... (we knew that)

Seraphina
  • By Seraphina · New reply November 2, 2011
  • 1 reply
  • http://www.marketwatch.com/story/nationw ide-gfk-roper-survey-finds-when-it-comes -to-lung-cancer-most-americans-are-unawa re-or-in-denial-2011-11-01 ...

More News on Early Detection

Seraphina
  • By Seraphina · New reply November 1, 2011
  • 2 replies
  • http://www.mediplacements.com/article-80 0782146-computer_tool_improves_cancer.ht ml ...

Huffington Post Article

Seraphina
  • By Seraphina · New reply November 1, 2011
  • 5 replies
  • http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rob-densen /lung-cancer-awareness_b_1067106.html ...

long but worth the read

Bonita0724
  • By Bonita0724 · New reply October 27, 2011
  • 8 replies
  • this is kind of a long study but very well worCancer Research - A Super Fraud? by Robert Ryan, B.Sc. "Everyone should know that most cancer research is largely a fraud and that the major cancer research ...

News on Early Detection

Seraphina
  • By Seraphina · New reply October 23, 2011
  • 12 replies
  • http://www2.journalnow.com/news/2011/oct /20/wsopin02-dusty-donaldson-guest-colum nist-lung-canc-ar-1517520 ...

And we think we have problems?

dolcinia
  • By dolcinia · New reply October 20, 2011
  • 12 replies
  • Here's an article from the NIH, that outlines the fact that 2 million deaths a year occur from using smoking cook stoves in kitchens. Something to think about. Yes, it's mostly a global problem affecting ...

New way to halt lung cancer "discovered"

yvettenorthof60
  • By yvettenorthof60 · New reply October 12, 2011
  • 4 replies
  • Hi everyone: Here is an interesting article about stopping the regrowth and relapse of small cell lung cancer - let's hope it can offer some hope for all! http://zeenews.india.com/news/health/dis eases/new-way-to-halt-lung-cancer-discov ...
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