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New discovery on the cause of lung cancer

British and French scientists discovered the mechanism by which air pollution causes lung cancer in non-smokers. The study was presented at the European Society of Medical Oncology Annual Meeting in Paris, September 11. Experts have pointed out the potential danger of small particles, released during the burning of fossil fuels, affecting human health. Traditionally, it […]

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Is hoarseness a sign of lung cancer?

Answer: Lung cancer can change a person’s voice, making it deeper or more hoarse than before. Hoarseness is also a sign of a common cold but will gradually disappear after a short time. If you have hoarseness for more than two weeks, it could be a warning sign of cancer. In lung cancer, hoarseness is […]

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4 exercises to help people with lung cancer breathe easier and reduce fatigue – VnExpress

Breathing exercises, stretching, aerobic to help ease breathing; reduce fatigue and side effects from treatment; increase endurance for lung cancer patients. Exercise can become more difficult for lung cancer patients. However, a properly designed exercise program can help improve your health and reduce the severity of side effects associated with treatments. Breathing exercises Lung cancer […]

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Is lung cancer hereditary? – VnExpress

Lung cancer is inherited but accounts for only a few, while 80-90% of cases are caused by lifestyle such as smoking, radon exposure, air pollution. Although smoking is the main cause of lung cancer, accounting for about 80-90%, genetics can contribute. About 8% of lung cancer cases are related to a genetic predisposition. According to […]

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6 early warning signs of lung cancer

Shortness of breath, hoarseness, prolonged cough, heart palpitations, sudden weight loss… can be early signs of lung cancer. Lung cancer commonly occurs in long-term smokers, however, the number of non-smokers being diagnosed with lung cancer is increasing. According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), 20% of people who die from lung cancer have never smoked. […]

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Injections help relieve pain caused by cancer

HanoiThe 62-year-old man, with terminal lung cancer, has metastasized in many places, then pain in the lumbar spine, hip joints can not sit, lie down, eat. According to the medical record, the man had undergone radiation surgery to treat metastatic brain cancer and treat intestinal obstruction due to jejunal metastasis. On June 7, he was […]

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Lung cancer is easy to die, difficult to detect

Lung cancer, or bronchial cancer, is a malignant tumor that grows silently without symptoms from the bronchial epithelium or alveoli. Dr. Nguyen Duc Hanh, Deputy Head of the Department of Oncology, Central Lung Hospital, said that in the world, lung cancer is currently at the top of the most common cancers in both incidence and […]