The flames may be extinguished, but for firefighters, the real damage could be exposure to harmful toxins released in a blaze. Amid a debate over the link between firefighting and cancer, more fire departments are following cancer prevention protocols, like keeping air…
Sharon Begley’s Swan Song
January 27, 2021
Yes, cigarette smoking remains the top cause of lung cancer—but for the 12% of US lung cancer patients who’ve never smoked, the diagnosis comes as a particular shock, reports STAT’s Sharon Begley.
Italian Discovery Could Reshape Pandemic Timeline
November 16, 2020
Italian cancer researchers unexpectedly discovered signs that SARS-CoV-2 was circulating in Italy months before the first patient was identified there in January 2020,