Government advisers have endorsed lung cancer screening for the first time. They say certain current and former heavy smokers should get annual CT scans, a type of X-ray, to cut their chances of dying of […]
(AP) — U.S. women who smoke today have a much greater risk of dying from lung cancer than they did decades ago, partly because they are starting younger and smoking more — that is, they are lighting up like men, new research shows.
This is the World Health Organization’s 25th annual “No Tobacco Day.” Their focus this year is to expose and counter the industry’s “brazen and increasingly aggressive” attempts to undermine tobacco control efforts around the world. […]