Leah Lawrence

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Efforts Made in the 1960s to Curb Smoking Will Have Effects Well Into Future

Efforts Made in the 1960s to Curb Smoking Will Have Effects Well Into Future

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Scientific models project a continued decrease in lung cancer mortality.

Atezolizumab Combo Improved PFS, OS in Stage IV Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Atezolizumab Combo Improved PFS, OS in Stage IV Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

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Significant improvements were seen with the addition of atezolizumab to CnP in stage IV non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer, regardless of patient PD-L1 status.

Immune-Related Adverse Events Due to Checkpoint Inhibition Are More Common in Melanoma Than in NSCLC

Immune-Related Adverse Events Due to Checkpoint Inhibition Are More Common in Melanoma Than in NSCLC

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Researchers investigated whether the rates of immune-related adverse events linked to treatment with nivolumab or pembrolizumab were similar across 2 different cancer types.

Exercise May Improve Quality of Life in Lung Cancer

Exercise May Improve Quality of Life in Lung Cancer

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Study examines increased physical activity may lower the risk for several cancers and may be beneficial for improving quality of life.

Lung Cancer Risk Reduced With Smoke-Free Ordinances

Lung Cancer Risk Reduced With Smoke-Free Ordinances

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Few cases of lung cancer suspected in counties with smoke-free ordinances.

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