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Stopping Lung Cancer is Cheaper than Doing Computerized Tomography

An extensive government-funded research conducted earlier this month demonstrated that computerized tomography (CT scans) of smokers will lower significantly the risk of dying from lung cancer by 20%. Every year lung cancer kills more than 160,000 people, according to the

Smoking a Pandemic Disease in Africa

Scientists think that Africa faces a wave in cancer deaths because few actions are taken for to decrease smoking in a continent where anti-tobacco laws remain rare. The American Cancer Society (ACS) said that if current trends continue then more