Lung Cancer News

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

Blood Test
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 [...]

FDA Approves Tabrecta, First Targeted Therapy for NSCLC

Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
The FDA has approved Tabrecta, Novartis for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) that has spread to other parts of the body. NSCLC is the most [...]

Non-Smokers with COPD are at High Risk of Getting Lung Cancer

The most prominent factor behind getting lung cancer is smoking. In addition to smokers, non-smokers are also getting affected by this deadly disease. [...]

Record-Setting Drop in US Cancer Death Rate in a Single Year

According to the latest report from the American Cancer Society, the cancer death rate in US has dropped 2.2% from 2016 to 2017. This is the largest [...]