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Quitting Smoking Doubles Cancer Survival Rate

Posted on Feb 3, 2010 in Uncategorized

    A cigarette is put out in an ashtray. Medical researchers said that quitting smoking could double a cancer patient’s chances of living for another five years. / Korea Times File By Bae Ji-sook Staff Reporter A group of British medical researchers has reported that quitting smoking after being diagnosed with early-stage lung cancer doubles a patient’s chances of living for another five years. They issued the report after analyzing data from 10 observational studies on the impact of quitting smoking after being diagnosed with the disease. According to the analysis, some 29 to 33...

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