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July 27, 2015

To Your Health: NLM update: Interpreting Teen Smoking Trends

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Listen to the To Your Health: NLM update on Interpreting Teen Smoking Trends. The transcript is also available.

An interesting, recent debate about teen smoking trends suggests how health care professionals can interpret the same information differently and by doing so provide a different impression about progress in smoking cessation among young persons.

July 20, 2015

To Your Health: NLM update: New Approach to Cancer Treatment

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Listen to the To Your Health: NLM update on New Approach to Cancer Treatment. The transcript is also available.

An innovative research study — recently announced by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) — will treat patients according to the genetic mutations in a tumor rather than the type of cancer they have, or the site where the cancer originated.