Archive for November, 2016

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 3:30 PM | by Little Red Door Cancer Agency

Cigarette Taxes: What it Really Costs Us

By: Tina Jacob Earlier this year, the Indiana General Assembly passed House Bill 1001. This bill originally proposed increasing cigarette tax by $1 to help fund road repairs all across Indiana. Unfortunately, it passed without the $1 cigarette tax increase but within the next coming months you will start to see another push to increase cigarette […]

Sun, 11/06/2016 - 8:00 AM | by Little Red Door Cancer Agency

Lung Cancer Awareness Month

By: Tina Jacob November is Lung Cancer Awareness month. With a 5-year survival rate of 17%, lung cancer claims more lives than breast, prostate, and colon cancers combined. It is estimated that 1 in 14 men and 1 in 17 women will be diagnosed with lung cancer in their lifetime. The most obvious cause for […]