Definition of 'lung cancer'
Example sentences containing 'lung cancer'
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We now know that smoking is a major cause of lung cancer, whereas pesticides are not. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And of course an inbuilt resistance to heart disease, lung cancer and thrombosis. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And trials are now underway to see if the treatment can beat deadly tumours like lung cancer. The Sun (2015)You might try to test this by observing who it is that gets lung cancer and pregnant. Fire and Ice - the Greenhouse Effect, Ozone Depletion, and Nuclear Winter (1990)Because it stops me getting lung cancer. The Sun (2013)When cigarettes are proven to cause lung cancer we can bring in a smoking ban. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It said there was sufficient evidence that exposure to outdoor air pollution caused lung cancer. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This refers to research on the relationship of tobacco to heart disease and lung cancer. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If we choose to smoke, we might get lung cancer. Christianity Today (2000)They cause lung cancer, emphysema and bronchitis. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They all think they are invincible and immune to lung cancer, heart disease and emphysema. The Sun (2008)Most of all smoking increases the risk of lung cancer, lung diseases and heart disease. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)Heart disease and lung cancer could be reduced by 2-5 per cent. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It can cause lung cancer. The Sun (2015)All cigarette packets bear a warning along the lines that their contents can cause lung cancer, bronchitis and other chest diseases. How to Lower High Blood Pressure (1994)Of those who get lung cancer, less than 10% survive. Times, Sunday Times (2006)If you smoke, you are 22 times more likely to get lung cancer than a non smoker. The Sun (2008)Example: the removal of a lung cancer tumour can be carried out with images of the lung surface and images of a scan showing the tumour. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The closer you live to the Equator the lower your chance of getting lung cancer, a new study has found. Times, Sunday Times (2007)THE number of women getting lung cancer has more than doubled since 1975, shock figures show. The Sun (2012)The gas is the second-biggest cause of lung cancer in the UK after smoking. Times, Sunday Times (2006)NIGHT workers are up to 25 per cent more likely to die of heart disease or lung cancer, research shows. The Sun (2015)They can cause asthma, lung cancer and heart disease, and are particularly dangerous because their microscopic size makes them easy to breathe deep into the lungs. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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