Posts in the “Prevention Prevention” category:

Study Identifies Key Protein That Helps Prevent Lung Cancer Tumors From Being Destroyed

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 4th, 2014 |

News Headline: Study Identifies Key Protein That Helps Prevent Lung Cancer Tumors From Being Destroyed Date: 3/4/14 Outlet Full Name: Medical Xpress Author: Steve Yozwiak http://medicalxpress.com/news/2014-03-key-protein-lung-cancer-tumors.html Researchers at the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) have discovered a protein, Mcl-1, that helps enable one of the most common and deadly types of cancer to survive radiation […]

Cleaner Gasoline and Vehicles Deliver on Promise of Healthier Air

Posted by Samantha Powell on March 4th, 2014 |

News Headline: Cleaner Gasoline and Vehicles Deliver on Promise of Healthier Air Date: 3/4/14 Outlet Full Name: Huffington Post Author: Harold Wimmer http://www.huffingtonpost.com/harold-wimmer-/cleaner-gasoline-vehicles_b_4890051.html Each day, American Lung Association volunteers and staff work hard to fight lung cancer, reduce the burden of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and prevent asthma attacks. On Monday, March 3, we took […]

Lesser Known Tips About Lung Cancer Prevention and Early Detection

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 26th, 2014 |

abercrombie fitch pas cher News Headline: Lesser Known Tips About Lung Cancer Prevention and Early Detection Date: 2/26/14 Outlet Full Name: About.com Author: Lynne Eldridge http://lungcancer.about.com/b/2014/02/26/lesser-known-tips-about-lung-cancer-prevention-and-early-detection.htm February 2014 marks National Cancer Prevention Month, and you may have heard tips for preventing cancer on TV, over the radio, and online. If I asked anyone what they […]

CVS Stores to Stop Selling Tobacco

Posted by Samantha Powell on February 5th, 2014 |

News Headline: CVS Stores to Stop Selling Tobacco Date: 2/5/14 Outlet Full Name: CNN Author: Elizabeth Landau http://www.cnn.com/2014/02/05/health/cvs-cigarettes/index.html?hpt=he_c2 Want to pick up a pack of cigarettes with your prescription refill? A major U.S. pharmacy chain is breaking that habit. CVS Caremark announced Wednesday it will stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products at its CVS/pharmacy […]

Thirdhand Smoke Linked to Liver, Lung and Skin Problems

Posted by Samantha Powell on January 31st, 2014 |

hollister deutschland News Headline: Thirdhand Smoke Linked to Liver, Lung and Skin Problems Date: 1/31/14 Outlet Full Name: Medical News Today Author: Marie Ellis http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/272042.php While the physical evidence of secondhand smoke can be seen wafting through the air, thirdhand smoke is a more clandestine health threat. The invisible remnant of tobacco smoke that clings […]

High Radon Levels May Be a Downside to Having a Tight, Energy- Efficient House

Posted by Samantha Powell on January 30th, 2014 |

News Headline: High Radon Levels May Be a Downside to Having a Tight, Energy- Efficient House Date: 1/30/14 Outlet Full Name: The Washington Post Author: Jill Chodorov http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/where-we-live/wp/2014/01/30/high-radon-levels-may-be-a-downside-to-having-a-tight-energy-efficient-house/?tid=hpModule_34d54128-919e-11e2-bdea-e32ad90da239 Robert Eisen purchased his home 13 years ago in the Kemp Mill neighborhood of Silver Spring. At the time, the radon level was well below the United […]

Anti- Smoking Efforts Have Saved 8 Million American Lives

Posted by Samantha Powell on January 7th, 2014 |

News Headline: Anti- Smoking Efforts Have Saved 8 Million American Lives Date: 1/7/14 Outlet Full Name: USA Today Author: Liz Szabo http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/01/07/anti-smoking-efforts-saved-lives/4355227/ Anti-tobacco efforts have saved 8 million lives in the 50 years since the publication of a landmark Surgeon General report, “Smoking and Health,” a new analysis shows. The 1964 report, which concluded that […]

American’s Pay It Forward Through Historic Cancer Research Study

Posted by Samantha Powell on December 11th, 2013 |

News Headline:  American’s Pay It Forward Through Historic Cancer Research Study Date:  12/11/13 Outlet Full Name:  The Houston Observer Author:  No author http://www.yourhoustonnews.com/humble/news/americans-pay-it-forward-through-historic-cancer-research-study/article_bbd615c0-932a-5c15-a46a-7664e6c5ee49.html One hundred years ago, the American Cancer Society began the fight of a lifetime – the fight against cancer. Now, approximately 2,896 people in Houston and over 300,000 people from across the […]

Extreme Nutrition: Can It Beat Cancer?

Posted by Samantha Powell on November 20th, 2013 |

News Headline:  Extreme Nutrition: Can It Beat Cancer? Date:  11/20/13 Outlet Full Name:  Medscape Author: Laura A. Stokowski, RN, MS http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/814583 Editor’s Note: In this 2-part series, Medscape looks at diet as an essential therapeutic strategy for cancer patients. Part 1 focuses on the nutritional assessment of cancer patients, foods that help patients cope with side […]

Air Pollution Causes Cancer, World Health Authority Says

Posted by Samantha Powell on October 17th, 2013 |

News Headline:  Air Pollution Causes Cancer, World Health Authority Says Date:  10/17/13 Outlet Full Name:  CNN Author:  Ben Brumfield http://www.cnn.com/2013/10/17/health/geneva-air-pollution-carcinogenic-who/ (CNN) – The air many of us breathe poses serious health risks, the World Health Organization says. On Thursday, it added cancer to the list. Air pollution is a now officially a carcinogen, and there are […]