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Tackling smoking and obesity could help half the diagnosis of cancer in Ireland over the next 25 years

Stock Image Stock image Tackling smoking and obesity could help half the diagnosis of cancer in Ireland over the next 25 years Independent.ie THE rate of increase in diagnosed cancer cases in Ireland over the next 25 years could be halved if the reduction in certain cancer types is matched by key lifestyle problems such… Read More »

Alarm over flu link to heart attacks

Experts are issuing a mid-flu season call for Australians to get immunised, prompted by concerns over influenza’s links to heart attacks. Immunisation Coalition says this year’s flu season is one of the worst on record, with 486 deaths and more than 228,000 cases. The group is hoping to not only raise awareness of influenza’s potential… Read More »

E-cigarette firms probed over health concerns by U.S. House panel

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Four dominant e-cigarette manufacturers face a probe into the health impacts of their products, as the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee asked on Wednesday about the firms’ research and marketing practices. FILE PHOTO: Juul brand vaping pens are seen for sale in a shop in Manhattan in New York City, New… Read More »