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  • n. Plural form of never-smoker.

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Examples

  • Former smokers had a three-fold increased risk for PAD compared with never-smokers.

    Abdominal Fat May Boost Risk of Eye Disease

  • The healthiest group included never-smokers and those who had quit; teetotalers, women who had fewer than two drinks daily and men who had fewer than three; those who got at least two hours of physical activity weekly; and those who ate fruits and vegetables at least three times daily.

    Bad Habits And 12 Years: The Recipe To Aging Fast

  • Three times as many female never-smokers are diagnosed with lung cancer compared with male never-smokers, according to a report recently published by Dr. Hyams's group.

    Lung Cancer in Women on the Rise

  • The USPSTF recommends one time screening for men aged 64 to 75 who have ever smoked but not for the never-smokers.

    Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm-looks like a good idea

  • Determining risk factors that might place certain never-smokers at especially high risk for lung cancer is another focus of research.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Still, even with limited funding, scientists are slowly uncovering clues to the origins and distinct nature of lung cancer in never-smokers.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • "Among never-smokers with lung cancer, women outnumber men two-to-one," Wenger said.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • In the meantime, the stigma of smoking that overshadows never-smokers newly diagnosed with lung cancer continues.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • "She was very healthy, she was a runner," Wenger said, but the disease claimed Scarangello as it has many never-smokers.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • "Because the risk was calculated among ever-smokers, the odds ratios were substantially lower than what is typically observed in studies that include never-smokers," the researchers noted.

    ABC News: Top Stories

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