What a Difference a Year Makes

2019-01-29T17:54:05+00:00January 29th, 2019|Hot Topics|

Dear Lung Cancer Community, As we dive into 2019 and further our efforts to advance new life-saving research and treatments for the lung cancer community, we want to take a moment to say thank you and reflect on what we accomplished together in 2018. Distributed over 90,000 pieces of patient-facing educational materials on diagnosis, treatment and support services to healthcare facilities across the country. Informed more than 420,000 website visitors with information and resources on risk, early detection, treatment, research [...]

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 [...]