Lung Cancer Awareness

Pears May Help Fight Lung Cancer

Pears
Lung cancer is the second most common type of cancer among men and women. It is the leading cancer causing deaths. You have probably heard about the foods and [...]

How Air Pollution Causes Lung Cancer

Air Pollution
Today, we take a look at how outdoor air pollution is responsible for increasing rate of lung cancer among people. Though the increase in risk of cancer is [...]

Stage 2 Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

Stage II Lung Cancer
Stage 2 non-small cell lung cancer is the stage where the tumor is present in lung and has spread to local lymph nodes but not further than that. Stage II [...]

Treatment for Stage 2 Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

Stage II Lung Cancer
When someone is diagnosed with stage 2 non-small cell lung cancer, a common question that arises is the treatment options available. It is important to learn [...]

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 [...]

Quit Smoking This November: Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November Lung Cancer Awareness Month
Lung cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer related deaths across the world. The key to survival is the early detection of the disease. The aim is to [...]

Some Blood Pressure Medications Are Linked To Lung Cancer Risk

Blood Pressure Medications
Hypertension medications are used to lower blood pressure levels. But, according to a new report, some of the widely prescribed drugs for high blood pressure [...]

Research: Monitoring the Effect of Nivolumab in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Blood Test Helps to Detect Lung Cancer at an Early Stage
Researchers all over the world are dedicatedly working towards improving survival rates of lung cancer patients. Now, the researchers from Osaka University [...]

Research: New Blood Test May Detect Early Stage Lung Cancer

Blood Test Helps to Detect Lung Cancer at an Early Stage
In most cases, non small cell lung carcinoma becomes incurable as it is not diagnosed until reached an advanced level. At the later stages of lung cancer, it [...]

5 Important Facts About Lung Cancer You Must Know

Lung cancer is a type of cancer that starts in the Lungs. The lungs are part of the respiratory system, being two spongy tissues in the chest that take in [...]

Artificial Intelligence to Determine Lung Cancer Type

Research works in the area of lung cancer continues to bring new innovations. These days, the role of artificial intelligence is in full swing and it is now [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]