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Women with Lung Cancer may Experience Early Menopause due to Chemotherapy

Lung Cancer in Women
The rate of lung cancer diagnoses in men has been decreasing but it has risen in women. Lung cancer even surpassed breast cancer as the leading cause of cancer [...]

Chemotherapy for Lung Cancer

Chemotherapy
What is Chemotherapy for Lung Cancer? Chemotherapy is a commonly used term in various types of cancer treatments. For lung cancer, chemotherapy has a wide [...]

How to Reduce Side Effects of Chemotherapy for Lung Cancer

Chemotherapy
Until we know more about long-term survivorship issues following Chemotherapy treatment for grownups, there are a few factors you can do: Ask your [...]

Long Term Side Effects of Chemotherapy for Lung Cancer

Chemotherapy
The long-term side results of chemotherapy are not usually your first issue when you find out chemotherapy is suggested for your lung cancer and that is how it [...]

Effect of Chemotherapy Treatment for Advanced Lung Cancer

Chemotherapy
BACKGROUND Chemotherapy for metastatic lung or intestinal tract cancer can extend life by several weeks or a few several weeks and may provide palliation, but [...]

Latest Researches in Lung Cancer: Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November Lung Cancer Awareness Month
November is celebrated as Lung Cancer Awareness Month all over the world. The purpose is to raise awareness about this disease and help people to successfully [...]

Together Against Nancy’s Cancer

Nancy Mason Cancer Patient
John Mason shares a fundraising link of his mother Nancy Mason lung cancer at Facebook page. His mother story is as follows on his own words: My mother is a [...]

Drug: Tagrisso (Osimertinib) to Treat NSCLC

Tagrisso-(Osimertinib)
Osimertinib or Tagrisso is an FDA-approved drug by FDA as a frontline treatment for patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). It is indicated for the [...]

Treatment of Stage 3 Lung Cancer

Stage III Lung Cancer
Most cases of stage 3 lung cancer are treated with combinations of radiation therapy, chemotherapy or may be surgery as well. At Stage 3, the tumor may be [...]

Drug: Nivolumab to Treat NSCLC

Formula of Nivolumab
About Nivolumab Nivolumab or Opdivo is a prescription drug used for the treatment of advanced non-small cell lung cancer. It is given to those patients where [...]

When Lung Cancer Spreads to Other Parts of Body

Lung Cancer
When Lung Cancer Spreads to Other Parts of Body The greatest concern for any lung cancer patient is its spread to other parts of the body. When the malignant [...]

Drug: Paclitaxel to Treat NSCLC

Paclitaxel (Taxol)
In the past two decades, little progress has been made in the field of lung cancer treatment. Patients with advanced level of cancer find it difficult to [...]

New Type of Small Cell Lung Cancer Identified

Microscope
Researchers have discovered a new type of small cell lung cancer. As per the researchers, the lung cancer treatment options such as radiotherapy, chemotherapy [...]

How Turmeric Prevents Lung Cancer?

Curcuma Longa (Curcumin), Turmeric
Turmeric is an orange colored Indian spice and contributes mildly bitter taste to the cuisines. Its active ingredient is an extracted compound called curcumin. [...]