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Nicotine and Nicotine Dependence #WorldLungCancerDay @kcancer

Nicotine is an organic compound and is clear to pale yellow in pure form. It is naturally found in tobacco, tomato, and other plants in the Nightshade family. Nicotine is a relatively small molecule and easily enters human body. As … Continue reading

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The Whole Point of Smoking is Inhalation of Nicotine #WorldLungCancerDay @kcancer

The whole point of tobacco smoking is inhalation of nicotine, a stimulant, which causes the body to release pleasurable chemicals, such as, acetylcholine, dopamine, endorphins, and enkephalins, epinephrine, norepinephrine, and serotonin etc. These chemicals generate high effects in human body, … Continue reading

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Smoking Reduces Incidence of Some Diseases #WorldLungCancerDay @kcancer

Tobacco smokers think that antismoking activists misrepresent research to make smoking seem more dangerous than it is. For example, smokers argue that many of the chemicals found in cigarette smoke, such as lead and arsenic, are found in much higher … Continue reading

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Smoking Conveys Physiological Satisfaction #WorldLungCancerDay @kcancer

Modern life brings us a lot of worry, anxiety, stress, and depress.  These affect us not only psychologically but also physiologically. Our modern culture lacks adequate relaxation. Many of us not only do not know how to relax, but do … Continue reading

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Smoking Brings Psychological Pleasure #WorldLungCancerDay @kcancer

In mythology and religion, fire and smoke are full of meaning. Its floating intangibility and unreal character have made it possible for imaginative man to visualize it as mystery and magic. For thousands of years, tobacco has had a sacred … Continue reading

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Tobacco is a Dirty Weed, I Like It #WorldLungCancerDay @kcancer

Here is a poem by Graham Lee Hemminger, Penn State Froth, Tobacco. Tobacco is a dirty weed I like it. It satisfies no normal need. I like it. It makes you thin, it makes you lean, It takes the hair … Continue reading

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7 Facts You Need to Know About Lung Cancer

Here’s a list of seven facts you need to know about lung cancer.  1. Targeted therapies are showing great promise in treating lung cancer. If you’ve been diagnosed with lung cancer, talk to your doctor about comprehensive genomic tumor testing. … Continue reading

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Today, August 1, 2017 is World Lung Cancer Day

Lung cancer continues to be one of the most common cancers worldwide, claiming more lives yearly than breast, colon, and prostate cancers combined. It is estimated that lung cancer accounts for nearly one in five cancer deaths globally. In this … Continue reading

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Four common Causes of Lung Cancer

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Picture of the Day

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Rebrand Smoking: Options for Quit and Alternative Smoking

The era that smoking cigarettes make you look sexy, help you relax, and lift your spirits is definitely vanishing. But this doesn’t mean it is the end of tobacco smoking. We still have long way to go. Historically, even death … Continue reading

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Thought of the Day: The best preparation for tomorrow is doing yur best today – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

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World Lung Cancer Day

August 1 is the World Lung Cancer Day. Kcancer would like to remind everyone of the dismal numbers and statistics associated with this disease. A lot has been achieved, but a lot more needs to be done. Let’s join hands … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day

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Thought of the Day: Sometimes in life, what you are searching would be right behind you.

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Motivation Speech by Gary Vaynerchuk

 Motivation is critical for your success. Please take 15 min of your time to watch the video below, which is presented by Gary Vernerchuck, an motivating speaker and creator of Wine Library TV: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EhqZ0RU95d4 Enjoy!

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Thought of the Day: Accept no one’s definition of your life, define yourself – Robert Frost

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Kcancer Dog Hero!

Marine dog with cancer gets tear-filled farewell Hundreds of people in Michigan came together to say a tear-filled final goodbye to a cancer-stricken dog who served three tours in Afghanistan with the U.S. Marines. Cena the 10-year-old black lab received … Continue reading

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Thought of the Day: Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud – Maya Angelou

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Thought of the Day: Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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