Despite the decline, in poor countries lung and liver cancer death rates are 40 percent higher for men and cervical cancer deaths are twice as high.
In Texas, there are about 4,000 HPV-associated cancer diagnoses per year. HPV-related treatment costs in the state approach $170 million annually.
It’s official: The Word of the Year is “Vape.”
Smoking an electronic cigarette is almost as new as its recognition by the Oxford English Dictionary and the effects of this new form of inhaling nicotine are only beginning to sink in.