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Green tea reduces lung cancer risk in smokers and non-smokers by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor environment,” said Lin. • Green tea reduced the risk of lung cancer in smokers. • Anti-cancer benefit... green tea could reduce the effect of cigarette smoking on lung cancer. Results of this hospital-based...
Annual Lung CT Scans for Smokers: Good or Bad? by Alvin B. Lin Medical DoctorHealth Maven thing to save all the smokers from their self-induced lung cancers.  At the time, all the statistics... hospitals and others from advertising low cost lung CT scans for heavy smokers, which some critics...
Quantitative CT useful in predicting lung function decline in smokers by COPDsurvivor Patient Expert by Megan Brooks In smokers with normal lung function, quantitative CT evidence of lung parenchymal overinflation independently predicts a rapid decline in lung function over the next 2 years, a new...
Test May Determine SmokersLung Cancer Risk by COPDsurvivor Patient Expert by Joanne Silberner A new urine test appears to distinguish which smokers are likely to get lung cancer and which are not, by detecting whether smokers have a particular chemical in their urine...
Female smokers more likely to get lung cancer, younger by Katherine B. Patient Expert (EMCTO), Lugano, Switzerland. Swiss researchers studied 683 lung cancer patients who were referred... lung cancer was reported to be rare in women, but since the 1960s it has progressively reached epidemic...
Boomer Smokers' Early Detection of Lung Cancer by John A. Patient Expert cancers combined. Yet there is still no definitive screening test to detect lung cancer early, when tumors... are made all around the patient's body, allowing a 3-D model of the lungs to be constructed. But, so far, nothing has been proven...
Superfood soy linked to reduction in smoker’s lung damage risk by COPDsurvivor Patient Expert People who eat lots of soy products have better lung function and are less likely to develop the smoking-associated lung disease COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease). A study published in BioMed...
Can a Genetic Test of Lung Cancer Risk Help Smokers Quit? by COPDsurvivor Patient Expert and clinical variables to tell smokers their risk of developing lung cancer compared with other smokers..., PhD, clinical affairs director of Synergenz Bioscience Ltd, told listeners that smokers who learn...
Molecule found that appears to be linked to lung cancer in non smokers by Katherine B. Patient Expert and, ultimately, in the treatment of lung cancers that affect smokers and those that strike people who have never smoked. Among these never-smokers, the most common form of lung cancer is adenocarcinoma, a type of non...
Low-Dose CT Shows Clear Mortality Benefit for Lung Cancer Screening in Heavy Smokers by Cancer.gov . Low-Dose CT Shows Clear Mortality Benefit for Lung Cancer Screening in Heavy Smokers At a press conference on November 4, NCI released initial results from the National Lung Screening Trial...

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Treatment ... e a smoker, stopping smoking will reduce the irritation to your lungs and can help reduce coughing. It will also help lower your ... » Read on
Causes ... Smoking cannabis is also now thought to be damaging to your lungs, and is a possible cause of lung cancer. ... » Read on