News Flash: Our Lungs Matter And Screening Does Save Lives

2018-05-23T15:22:54+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Hot Topics, News|

By Laurie Fenton Ambrose, President and CEO, Lung Cancer Alliance Make no mistake about it—lung cancer can be detected at an early stage, when it is more likely to be treatable and cured. Yes, you heard it right—treatable and cured. And not just for a handful of people, but for millions of people at risk. This is the message that the lung cancer community needs to hear right now—loud and clear—from all corners and at all levels of our medical [...]

How to Ask for Help

2018-03-21T20:08:51+00:00January 25th, 2018|Hot Topics|

A lung cancer diagnosis can be overwhelmingly emotional and complicated. To provide support during this confusing period, Lung Cancer Alliance started a national HelpLine dedicated exclusively to lung cancer. Caring, trained support professionals answer calls to help patients, caregivers and loved ones understand their lung cancer diagnosis, available treatment options and quality of life issues to better prepare them to work with their healthcare team. Ask Us Anything We understand that it can be hard to start the conversation, so [...]