How Cuba Could Help Prevent Lung Cancer In The U.S.
Lung Cancer: What Everyone Should Know About Screening Options
In honor of Lung Cancer Awareness Month and in an effort to help more Americans learn about this disease, we asked Dr. Andrea McKee what everyone should know about lung cancer screening.
5 Facts About Lung Cancer
A Rush oncologist discusses some important concerns about lung cancer: who is at risk — not just people who smoke tobacco — how it's treated and why early detection is the best defense.
Tips for Lung Cancer Patients: What Not to Do
This post is adapted from an article that originally appeared on the Huffington Post. Over the past decade, researchers have made great strides in targeted therapy and immunotherapy for lung cancer, offering hope to patients with the deadliest form of cancer in the United States. In addition to seeking innovative …
Why Do Healthy Nonsmokers Get Lung Cancer?
While the likelihood of a nonsmoker developing lung cancer is much lower than that of a similarly situated smoker, studies show that the number of lung cancer diagnoses in people who have never smoked is steadily on the rise.
Brief Guide to Current Treatments for Metastatic Lung Cancer
In light of the recent explosion in clinical trial data in non-small cell lung cancer, Dr Mark Kris provides a straightforward approach to making treatment decisions for these patients.
What Do I Need to Know about Lung Cancer Screening?
Lung cancer screening can help find lung cancer at an early stage when it is easier to treat.
How I dealt with my worst lung cancer symptom and side effect
For Stephanie Cervantes, the worst parts of having lung cancer were the pain caused by her tumors and the itchy skin rash she developed as a side effect of immunotherapy. Here’s how she dealt with those issues.
Scientists discover gene that stops spread of deadly lung cancer
Lung cancer has a poor survival rate because it often spreads quickly to other parts of the body. Now scientists have discovered a gene that may stop it.
Lung Cancer: What’s My Risk? What Are My Treatment Options?
By The Society for Women’s Health Research and The American Lung Association Lung cancer is a life-changing diagnosis that effects one in every 17...
Everyone knows smoking causes lung cancer, but what about infertility and arthritis?
Most people know smoking causes lung cancer and heart disease. But less than a third of Australians realise it can also cause acute leukaemia and rheumatoid arthritis, a study has found.
Researchers discover novel mechanism that causes malignant pleural effusion in lung cancer patients
Lung cancer patients are particularly susceptible to malignant pleural effusion, when fluid collects in the space between the lungs and the chest wall. Researchers at the Helmholtz Zentrum München, in partnership with the German Center for Lung Research, have discovered a novel mechanism that causes this to happen.
Lung cancer a top killer of women in developed countries
Breast cancer is no longer the leading cause of cancer deaths for females living in Westernized nations
Preoperative smoking intervention techniques improve outcomes for lung cancer patients
Details regarding TJC’s decision to reinstate the individual mechanical thrombectomy volume eligibility requirement are summarized.
'The Surgery to Remove the Lung Cancer Is On Hold.' The Shutdown Is Forcing Workers to Delay...
Workers affected by the government shutdown are quickly joining the ranks of Americans for whom healthcare is a significant financial burden
'Great joy': Man receives wish to be baptized days before dying of lung cancer
“It brings me complete comfort and peace because I know where he is going now,” the man's sister said.
Blood test could provide cheaper, better way for doctors to manage lung cancer
A technique developed at Stanford for detecting the genetic profiles of tumor cells sifted from the bloodstream could offer a valuable tool for the clinic and the lab.
Lung Cancer Rates Among Women Are Falling Much Slower Than Those in Men. Here's Why
What has historically been a men's disease is now disproportionately affecting women
How is Immunotherapy Used to Fight Cancer?
How does immunotherapy fight cancer? If you take the brakes off the immune system, you can unleash an attack on cancer cells. That's the theory behind PD-1/P...
5 Myths about Radon and Lung Cancer
Learn about the connection between radon and the risk of lung cancer.