Treating Lung Cancer

Proton Therapy for Lung Cancer May Help Prevent Heart Disease

Lung Cancer
Proton therapy for lung cancer treatment is a reasonable treatment for patients whose cancer is limited to the chest. The physicians are able to deliver highly [...]

Moffitt Researchers Develop Tool to Predict Lung Cancer Treatment

Cancer Cell
Choosing the right therapy for non-small cell lung cancer patient is not always an easy decision. Biomarkers can change during the therapy, making that [...]

Health Benefits of Fennel for Lung Cancer Patients

Fennel-2
Lung Cancer is a serious health problem having no respect for age and sex and can affect any person at any interval of time. Various ayurvedic herbs help lung [...]

Korean Study Examined Three-Drug Combo to Reduce Lung Cancer Risk

Drug
The combined use of aspirin, statins and metformin is associated with reduced risk of lung cancer, according to a study published in the Journal of Thoracic [...]

Ramucirumab Injection in Combination with Erlotinib Gets FDA Approval for NSCLC

Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a 10mg/mL solution for first-line treatment of patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) [...]

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 [...]

Pairing Lung and Breast Cancer Drugs More Effective in Killing Cancer Cells

Drugs
According to the new study, if the drugs used to treat breast and lung cancer are combined, they overcome resistance to treatment. The study is published in [...]

Targeted Therapy Drugs for Lung Cancer

Drugs
One of the developments in lung cancer medicine is introduction of targeted treatments. Targeted therapy drugs work by targeting the cancer cells. They work by [...]

Life after Lobectomy for Lung Cancer

Lobectomy, lung cancer surgery, is a life-changing event. Though it is aimed at extending the life of patient but can impact the emotional and mental health. [...]

Tecentriq Plus Chemotherapy Approved for Small Cell Lung Cancer

Tecentriq Plus Chemotherapy Approved for Small Cell Lung Cancer
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Tecentriq, in combination with carboplatin and etoposide for the first-line treatment of patients suffering [...]

Side Effects of Radiotherapy and Chemoradiotherapy

Side Effects of Radiotherapy and Chemoradiotherapy
Radiotherapy and Chemoradiotherapy are among the common methods for lung cancer treatments. Though these are one of the effective ways to cure cancer but they [...]

Drug: Gemcitabine Hydrochloride to Treat NSCLC

Drug: Gemcitabine Hydrochloride to Treat NSCLC
Gemcitabine belongs to the group of cancer-fighting medications called antineoplastics. Gemcitabine Hydrochloride is a novel anti-cancer drug and is marketed [...]

Laser Therapy for Lung Cancer Treatment

What is Laser Therapy? Laser Therapy utilizes high-intensity light for the treatment of lung cancer. The word LASER stands for Light Amplification by [...]

Radiofrequency Ablation for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment

Lung Cancer Treatment
Today, we are talking about one of the useful methods for lung cancer treatment called radiofrequency ablation. Radiotherapy ablation, also referred as RFA, [...]