NORWALK, Conn., Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US announces that Cancer Network, the leading online community for oncologist and others who treat cancer, presents special coverage of lung cancer during November.
November is National Lung Cancer Awareness month, and Cancer Network, the online home of the journal ONCOLOGY, offers news, and discussions about the latest clinical findings and best practices in oncology.
Some recent stories on lung cancer on Cancer Network:
- False Alarm. No, It's Not OK to Smoke: In this blog, renowned oncologist Frederic W. Grannis Jr., MD argues that the tobacco industry has, in effect, caused the biggest toxic spill in history, one that has very literally killed millions of Americans.
- WHO Report – Outdoor Air Pollution Causes Cancer: Zach Hartman reports that the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) announced the designation of outdoor air pollution as a Group I carcinogen, stating that it causes lung cancer.
- Blood Test Detects Lung Cancer: A new blood test that detects a combination of proteins can distinguish between early lung cancer and noncancerous lung nodules reports Anna Azvolinsky, PhD.
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