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OncoBreak: Don't Sweat 'Small Stuff'; Limit Drug Costs; Beating the Spread
Thu, 19 Nov 2015 12:00:00 -0400
News, features, and commentary about cancer-related issues

Novel Drug for NSCLC Wins FDA Nod
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 12:30:00 -0400
Indicated for lung cancer marked by specific EGFR mutation

Morning Break: Uterine Transplant; VA $$ Bonus Time; Bigtime Pill Oops
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 09:50:30 -0400
Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the ALLMedPage Today staff

FDA Clears Smokeless Snus for Sale
Tue, 10 Nov 2015 12:58:47 -0400
But manufacturer fails to win softened label language -- yet

AHA: Stop-Smoking Med Works for ACS Patients in Hospital
Tue, 10 Nov 2015 11:30:00 -0400
Nearly half remain abstinent at 6 months when started during admission

AHA Says Sayonara to Smoking-Friendly Cities
Mon, 09 Nov 2015 13:00:00 -0400
Not taking conference anywhere without strong smoke-free laws

PodMed: A Medical News Roundup From Johns Hopkins
Sun, 01 Nov 2015 12:55:21 -0400
This week's topics include diabetes and mortality, red meat and death, flavored tobacco

Vaping: Mainly a Youth Thing
Wed, 28 Oct 2015 08:42:24 -0400
Likelihood of trying e-cigarettes trails off with increasing age, CDC report shows

Quitting Cigarettes Before Surgery Risky
Tue, 27 Oct 2015 14:00:00 -0400
Recent quitters have increased risk of complications after lung surgery

Vessel Blockage Common in Young Stroke Patients Who Smoke Pot
Mon, 26 Oct 2015 16:21:04 -0400
Intracranial stenosis seen three times as frequently in cannabis users versus non-users

AAP: Make 21 Legal Age for Smoking and Vaping
Mon, 26 Oct 2015 12:23:15 -0400
Cites risk of liquid nicotine and nicotine vapers

CHEST 2015 Carries on Tradition of Innovation
Sat, 24 Oct 2015 17:01:00 -0400
Interdisciplinary learning, hands-on workshops, gaming sessions are highlights

FDA Campaign Links Hip-Hop Lifestyle to Anti-Tobacco Messaging
Tue, 06 Oct 2015 14:30:00 -0400
First campaign targeted specifically at multicultural youth

PodMed: A Medical News Roundup From Johns Hopkins
Sat, 03 Oct 2015 14:00:00 -0400
This weeks topics include calcium supplements, chemotherapy during pregnancy, cardiometabolic impact of obesity in children, and a low-nicotine cigarette

Friday Feedback: What's Next for Reduced-Nicotine Cigarettes
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 16:55:53 -0400
Are they safer? Less addictive? And how do e-cigarettes fit in?