Lung Cancer

NICE now recommends AstraZeneca’s Tagrisso for Lung Cancer Treatment

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The National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has announced the recommendation of Tagrisso (osimertinib) for routine use in two new lung cancer [...]

FDA Approves Gavreto for Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Gavreto (pralsetinib) for treatment of patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). [...]

Is Shoulder Pain a Symptom of Lung Cancer?

Lung Cancer Shoulder Pain
There can be a connection between shoulder pain and lung cancer. In some cases, the shoulder pain may be the result of lung cancer while in some; it could be [...]

ACCC Releases Lung Cancer Care Quality Improvement Model

Lung Cancer is the second most common form of cancer among both men and women. Non-small cell lung cancer accounts for about 84% of lung cancer while small [...]

Advances in Lung Cancer Treatment Reduce Death Rates

The leading cause of death in the United States remains lung cancer. The American Cancer Society estimates that almost 230,000 new lung cancer cases will be [...]

New EarlyCDT-Lung Blood Test for Early Detection of Lung Cancer

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Thanks to the pioneering new blood test, lung cancer could be detected earlier. This news comes as a fresh hope for lung cancer patients. The main reason [...]

Significance of World Lung Cancer Day

World Lung Cancer Day is observed on August 1 every year to raise awareness about the causes and treatment of lung cancer. The campaign was first organized in [...]

New Promising Approach for Lung Cancer Uses Smart Nanoparticles

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Lung tumors are difficult to remove using current surgical techniques due to their location in the lung. Also, there are multiple tumors which are too small to [...]

10 Simple Ways to Reduce the Risk of Lung Cancer

10 Simple Ways to Reduce the Risk of Lung Cancer
Though not all lung cancers can be prevented, but there are things that one can do to reduce the risk of lung cancer. Lung cancer is considered as smoker’s [...]

Non-Smoking Lung Cancer Patients May Respond Differently to Treatment

Although smoking remains the main cause of lung cancer for most of the patients but there are other factors as well which may cause lung cancer. Non-smokers [...]

Ginger May Help Fight Lung Cancer

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When one is undergoing lung cancer treatment, the taste diminishes or even changes. The patient goes through a lot of mental, physical as well as psychological [...]

Anti-Cancer Properties of Saffron to help Lung Cancer Patients

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Lung cancer is the most common form of cancer worldwide. It is not only difficult to cure but also has a high incidence of recurrence. Thus, the development of [...]

Near-Infrared Light Treatment for A Rare Form Of Lung Cancer

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Nagoya University oncologist Kazuhide Sato and team have tested the treatment for a rare type of malignant lung cancer and published its findings in the [...]

Is Cinnamon Beneficial for Lung Cancer Patients?

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Cinnamon is one of the oldest known spices and has a naturally sweet flavor. It is obtained from the inner bark of several tree species.  It is widely used in [...]