Women’s Health Week: Our Fight Against Lung Cancer

2019-05-16T18:55:28+00:00May 16th, 2019|Hot Topics|

Lung cancer in women is a critical women’s health issue in the United States. An average of 181 women die each day of lung cancer—one every 8 minutes. In fact, two-thirds of the never-smoked lung cancer population is female. Why does the number of young women with lung cancer who have never smoked continue to rise? There is no clear answer, but we’re working to make sure research into this issue remains a priority. Last year, The NELSON Trial revealed women [...]

Take Action for Int’ Women’s Day!

2018-03-21T16:09:11+00:00March 8th, 2018|Hot Topics, News|

We remember, celebrate and honor the women who have gone before us, touch our lives today and will impact the future tomorrow. Thursday, March 8th is International Women's Day, a time to stand up for the women in our lives. Lung cancer kills more women than all gynecological cancers combined. Federal action is being taken to change this, but we need your help to carry it through. Ask your Representatives and Senators to co-sponsor the Women and Lung Cancer Research and [...]