Topics

Quitting smoking is associated with reduced risk of bladder cancer in postmenopausal women

20:00 EDT 30 Apr 2019 | AAAS

(American Association for Cancer Research) A large study of postmenopausal women indicated that quitting cigarette smoking was associated with significantly reduced risk of bladder cancer. The most significant reduction in risk occurred in the first 10 years after quitting, with a modest but continued decline in later years.

Original Article: Quitting smoking is associated with reduced risk of bladder cancer in postmenopausal women

NEXT ARTICLE

More From BioPortfolio on "Quitting smoking is associated with reduced risk of bladder cancer in postmenopausal women"

Quick Search

Relevant Topics

Cancer
  Bladder Cancer Brain Cancer Breast Cancer Cancer Cervical Cancer Colorectal Head & Neck Cancers Hodgkin Lymphoma Leukemia Lung Cancer Melanoma Myeloma Ovarian Cancer Pancreatic Cancer ...

Women's Health
Women's Health - key topics include breast cancer, pregnancy, menopause, stroke Follow and track Women's Health News on BioPortfolio: Women's Health News RSS Women'...

Bladder Cancer
Non-invasive bladder cancer is a cancer that is only in the inner lining of the bladder. Invasive bladder cancer is cancer that has spread into the deeper walls of the bladder. When the cancer has spread outside the bladder to other parts of the body, th...