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... for lung cancer, chronic obstructive lung disease, ischemic heart disease, stroke,
and other heart disease. ... from all major diseases caused by ...

http://pressroom.cancer.org/thunsmoking2012

How does smoking affect your health? | American Cancer ...

... getting long-term lung diseases like emphysema ... These diseases make it harder
to ... under the name chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/stayawayfromtobacco/guidetoquittingsmoking/guide-to-quitting-smoking-how-smoking-affects-health

How can smoking affect your health? | American Cancer ...

... wheezing, trouble breathing, and long-term (chronic) lung disease. ... these are
known as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) – are ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/tobaccocancer/womenandsmoking/women-and-smoking-health-effects

Health Scare Convinces Smoker to Quit 40-Year Habit

... from the military and began working for an IT contractor, Davis had a serious
lung disease called chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/survivorshipduringandaftertreatment/storiesofhope/health-scare-convinces-smoker-to-quit-40-year-habit

Antioxidant Supplements Fuel Lung Cancer in Mice

... that is sometimes prescribed to people with chronic obstructive pulmonary
disease (COPD) to ... were exposed to a virus that causes lung tumors to ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/antioxidant-supplements-fuel-lung-cancer-in-mice

Questions About Smoking, Tobacco, and Health

... Smoking causes many lung diseases that can be nearly as bad as
lung cancer. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002974-pdf.pdf

Cancer Glossary

... a group of diseases which cause ... chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or
COPD Search [kron-ick ob ... lung disease such as emphysema or chronic ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=c

Lung Cancer

... smokers, whether it is from all causes, lung cancer, chronic obstructive lung
disease (emphysema), and cardiovascular diseases including heart ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/category/lung-cancer.aspx

Text Alternative for Tobacco: The True Cost of Smoking ...

... cancer; Esophageal cancer; Tracheal cancer; Lung cancer; Bronchus
cancer; Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; Asthma; ...

http://www.cancer.org/research/infographicgallery/tobacco-infographic-text-alternative