American Cancer Society Looking for P...

American Cancer Society Looking for Participants for Study

There are 8 comments on the NBC29 Charlottesville story from Jan 11, 2013, titled American Cancer Society Looking for Participants for Study. In it, NBC29 Charlottesville reports that:

The American Cancer Society is looking for people in central Virginia to participate in a long-term cancer prevention study.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at NBC29 Charlottesville.

cville

Charlottesville, VA

#1 Jan 13, 2013
do u get money????
Wondering

Charlottesville, VA

#2 Jan 14, 2013
cville wrote:
do u get money????
Nope
huck

Charlottesville, VA

#3 Jan 14, 2013
long term cancer prevention begins with raising the cigarette tax
Chuck

Ruckersville, VA

#4 Jan 14, 2013
huck wrote:
long term cancer prevention begins with raising the cigarette tax
Yeah, like that's going to convince chronic smokers to stop.
cville

Charlottesville, VA

#5 Jan 14, 2013
my dad pays $50 he said he will never stop smoking and I think it would pay million I wish he would stop smoking
Rex

New York, NY

#6 Jan 14, 2013
huck wrote:
long term cancer prevention begins with raising the cigarette tax
Theres more than just cigarette's that cause cancer!!
Native

Charlottesville, VA

#8 Jan 15, 2013
Rex wrote:
<quoted text>Theres more than just cigarette's that cause cancer!!
It's mostly the inhaling that's a problem.....
Patti Jackson - ACS

United States

#9 Jan 15, 2013
Thanks for a great report, Amy. Just to clarify - we take a waist measurement and blood sample, but don't require a physical examination.
Our previous studies have shown the connection between tobacco use and cancer, but we want to learn more about preventing other types of cancer.
For help with quitting smoking, please call 1.800.227.2345 or go to www.cancer.org

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