Personalized treatment approaches can help patients with lung cancer breathe easier

(BPT) – Seventy-four year old Sandy Sargent of Seattle was an avid hiker who had always found it hard to sit still, so she never expected her nagging cough would turn out to be anything beyond a seasonal cold. When an X-ray confirmed a stage 4 lung cancer diagnosis and her doctor estimated she had […]

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Pot or cigarettes — Which is worse for your health?

(NC) With the upcoming changes to the legal status of cannabis in Canada being considered, a popular topic of debate is its possible effects on our health. How does it stack up when compared to other substances, like smoking cigarettes? While most experts agree that tobacco poses greater health risks overall, especially related to cancers […]

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