Quitting at Younger Age Cuts Most Smoking-Associated Cancer Mortality Risk

Starting to smoke at any age is associated with an increased cancer mortality rate, while quitting, especially at younger ages, can avert most of this risk, according to a research letter published online Oct. 21 in JAMA Oncology. Blake Thomson, D.Phil., from the American Cancer Society in Atlanta, and colleagues conducted a prospective cohort study … Continue reading Quitting at Younger Age Cuts Most Smoking-Associated Cancer Mortality Risk