Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:00:00 PDTResearchers have created a blood test that they say can identify genetic mutations linked to non-small cell lung cancer with high accuracy.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 06:00:00 PDTWhat is pneumonia, what is lung cancer and who is most at risk of each? What are the overlapping symptoms and what is the outlook?
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about the different types of lung cancer, what tests are available, what the symptoms are, and what treatments are available.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 03:00:00 PDTIn this article, we discuss the most common complications that can develop from lung cancer, including neuropathy, blocked airways, and pleural effusion.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 04:00:00 PDTIn this article, we take a close look at two types of lung cancer. Learn about the symptoms, diagnosis, and various treatments here.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:00:00 PDTWhat is small cell lung cancer and what are the causes and associated risk factors? How is SCLC diagnosed and what are the different stages?
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, we take a close look at advanced lung cancer. Learn about how it is classified, as well as how we might increase early detection.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new study offers hope for patients with recurrent lung cancer, who historically have been considered ineligible for curative treatment.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTWhat is non-small cell lung cancer and what are the different types? Learn about its potential complications and the tests that are used to diagnose it.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about metastatic lung cancer and second primary cancer. What causes metastatic lung cancer and how might it be prevented?
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 04:00:00 PDTLearn how lung cancer may cause shoulder pain and other lung cancer symptoms. What are the common causes and treatments of shoulder pain?
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTWhat is Pancoast syndrome, what are Pancoast tumors, and what is Homer’s syndrome? Learn about diagnosis, when to see a doctor, surgery, and prevention.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about the different stages of lung cancer, how it is diagnosed and treated, and how to possibly reduce the risk of lung cancer.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTCholesterol-lowering drugs used alongside chemotherapy have no effect on treatment outcomes for lung cancer patients, according to a new study.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 08:00:00 PDTA team of researchers has identified a genomic biomarker for lung cancer in the nasal pathway. This could lead to less invasive diagnostic procedures.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTResearchers at the Center for Applied Medical Research (CIMA) of the University of Navarra (Spain) have identified a critical gene, FOSL1, in the development of lung and pancreatic cancer.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PDTDeath rates from cancer in the European Union (EU) are falling faster in men than in women, according to the latest predictions for European cancer deaths in 2017, published in the leading cancer...
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PDTIn the first successful randomized trial of its kind, researchers have provided preliminary evidence that telephone-based smoking cessation counseling given to smokers shortly after undergoing lung...
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 02:00:00 PDTLimiting lung cancer screening to high-risk former smokers may improve cost-effectiveness at a population level, according to a study published in PLOS Medicine.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTLung cancer screening rates remained very low and unchanged among eligible populations in 2015, despite recommendations that high risk current and former smokers be screened.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 02:00:00 PDTThe rate at which Americans die from cancers varies dramatically by where they live, according to a new scientific analysis.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:00:00 PDTA compound called beta-cryptoxanthin - found in many fruits and vegetables - might lower the risk of smoking-related lung cancer, new research suggests.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTA national study by researchers at UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center has found that a significant number of lung cancer patients are not receiving treatment.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTDepending on the type of treatment older lung cancer patients receive, they can spend an average of one in three days interacting with the healthcare system in the first 60 days after surgery or...
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 07:00:00 PDTNon-small cell lung cancer patients who need time to recover from surgery may still benefit from delayed chemotherapy started up to 4 months afterward.