Tag: smoking and women

Lung Cancer Dropping Among Young Men In a reversal of historical patterns, lung cancer is now more common among young U.S. women than men, a new study finds. The good news, researchers found, is that over the past two decades, lung cancer rates among 35- to 54-year-old Americans have dropped across the board. But the […]

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More Women Die From Lung Cancer Than Breast Cancer Health officials have raised concerns about the continuing rise in the number of women who are diagnosed with¬†lung cancer.¬†While the number of men who develop the disease has rapidly decreased since 1990, the incidence among women has slowly crept up.   In 1990, 32.6 out of […]

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