|1950||First modern studies published regarding the relationship between smoking and lung cancer|
|1963||Canadian Health Minister Judy LaMarsh concludes that smoking is a contributory cause of lung cancer|
|1964||US Surgeon General Advisory Committee concludes that smoking causes lung and laryngeal cancer in men and is a probable cause in women|
|1969||House of Commons Standing Committee on Health, Welfare and Social Affairs recommends that tobacco advertising be banned and that a warning be placed on packages|
Because of smoke inhalation and exposure to toxic chemicals, I live with the fear of cancer virtually every day.
Facing the financial burden of cancer
The Canadian Cancer Society provides helpful information about government income programs, financial resources and other resources available to families struggling to make sense of the personal financial burden they face.