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Increased Risk of Death from Smoking Goes Well Beyond Lung Cancer

Posted by Gianna Nannini on February 13th, 2015 |

NPR’s Richard Harris did an excellent piece this week on the variety of ways that smoking exacts its toll on health and life expectancy. He discusses a study published in this week’s New England Journal of Medicine that details the increased risk of death from ailments that aren’t always top of mind when considering the… Read More

Second Edition of the Patient Handbook on Amazon

Posted by Gianna Nannini on February 4th, 2015 |

This edition of Navigating Lung Cancer 360ยบ of Hope includes updates on new FDA approved drugs, molecular testing, immunotherapy, and a Special Clinical Trials Report. Buy it at Amazon, gift it, or download a free PDF. This publication includes updates on new FDA approved drugs, molecular testing, immunotherapy, reimbursement and more, and entirely new with… Read More