Smoking linked to breast and prostate cancer

February 12, 2015 5:26 PM

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In addition to its known association with lung cancer, smoking is associated with an increased risk of breast cancer, prostate cancer, and routine infections, accounting for an additional 60,000 to 120,000 deaths each year in the U.S.

These findings were published in a study conducted by the American Cancer Society and several universities and published in The New England Journal of Medicine.

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