Carean Neal continued to smoke during his treatments for throat cancer because the side effects caused a deep depression. He credits the UNC Nicotine Dependence Program, which recently received a grant from the National Cancer Institute, with help Casey Toth ctoth@heralsun.com
Carean Neal continued to smoke during his treatments for throat cancer because the side effects caused a deep depression. He credits the UNC Nicotine Dependence Program, which recently received a grant from the National Cancer Institute, with help Casey Toth ctoth@heralsun.com

Some cancer patients still smoke. Here’s how UNC is trying to change that.

January 22, 2018 06:00 AM