Posts Tagged lung cancer

Cigarette filters may increase lung cancer risk

UNTV News   •   May 23, 2017

Cigarette filters, introduced decades ago to reduce the amount of tar smokers inhale, also alter other properties of smoke and smoking in a way that raises the risk of lung...

Parental smoking linked to genetic changes in kids with cancer

UNTV News   •   April 10, 2017

(Reuters Health) — Parents who smoke may contribute to genetic changes in their kids that are associated with the most common type of childhood cancer, a recent study suggests. Some...

Smoking a pack a day causes 150 mutations in every lung cell, research shows

admin   •   November 4, 2016

  Scientists have found that smoking a pack a day of cigarettes can cause 150 damaging changes to a smoker’s lung cells each year. The findings come from a study...

Senators pay tribute to Miriam Santiago: Iron Lady of PH Senate

admin   •   September 29, 2016

  MANILA, Philippines — Senator Miriam Santiago passed away today at 8:52 in the morning. Her husband Atty. Narciso ‘Jun’ Santiago said, “She died in her sleep.” She was 71....

Sen. Miriam Santiago, transferred from ICU

admin   •   June 2, 2016

Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago’s condition is getting better. The senator’s staff says, Santiago has already been transferred to a private room from the intensive care unit. Her husband, Atty. Narciso Santiago...

Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago, mayroong stage 4 lung cancer

admin   •   July 2, 2014

MANILA, Philippines – Bukod sa kanyang chronic fatigue syndrome ay inilahad ngayon ni Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago na mayroon siyang lung cancer. “When they were doing this they discovered that I have a...


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