Smoking during radiation treatments reduces chance of overall survival

Feb 16, 2011 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Physics Blog

Smokers who continue to smoke while undergoing radiation treatments for head and neck cancer fare significantly worse than those who quit smoking before therapy, according to a study in the February issue of the International Journal of Radiation Oncology*Biology*Physics , an official journal of the American Society for Radiation Oncology .

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If they keep on puffing they gonnia likely die. Keep on puffen suckers!
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well, now that would be the dumbest thing you could do!! WHY would anyone keep on puffin' and do the treatment...WHY bother?? THAT is what got you where you are !!

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