Posted January 29, 2020 by & filed under Cancers.

Lung cancer is most often treated with a combination of radiation therapy, chemo, and surgery to remove the cancerous area and surrounding healthy tissues. The actual effectiveness of these treatments can vary, but these can often have other risk factors that leave patients physically weak and keep the immune system from focusing on fighting off […]

Posted January 17, 2020 by & filed under Cancers.

Cancer is characterized by the abnormal and unmitigated growth of cells. The cells form into masses, cysts, and lesions, and when left unchecked, they may grow into various areas of the body. Advanced lung cancer, as with other forms of cancer, has the ability to metastasize to other tissues, organs, and organ systems. If you […]

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Lung cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer in the world. In the United States, lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths, responsible for more deaths than breast, colon, ovarian, and prostate cancers combined. While lung cancer refers to any form of cancer originating in the lungs, the disease can […]

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Lung cancer is one of the most prevalent forms of cancer in the world, and it is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. In fact, deaths from lung cancer outnumber deaths from ovarian, breast, and prostate cancers combined. The good news is that, while lung cancer still has its mysteries, it […]

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Your lungs comprise two spongy organs that take in oxygen with every inhale and expel carbon dioxide with every exhale. Without your lungs, your blood would not get the oxygen it needs. Thankfully, your lungs are fairly resilient, capable of healing themselves and even regrowing to an extent following surgical removal. Unfortunately, a mutation can […]

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Your lungs are integral to your health, helping to pump oxygen through your body and releasing carbon dioxide when you exhale. While your lungs are actually surprisingly resilient, able to heal themselves from damage and even grow back (at least slightly) after surgical removal, certain cellular mutations can result in the formation of cancerous masses […]

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Lung cancer is amongst the most prevalent types of cancer in the world. In the United States, lung cancer contributes to more annual deaths than ovarian, prostate, and breast cancer combined, making it the primary cause of cancer-related deaths in the country. That can be alarming for many, but the good news is that lung […]

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Lung cancer refers to any cancer that begins in the tissue of the lungs. In the United States, lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death, with lung cancer deaths amounting to more than prostate, ovarian, breast, and colon cancers combined. Despite its growing prevalence, lung cancer can be difficult to spot in its […]

Posted January 16, 2020 by & filed under Cancers, Treatments.

Treatment options for lung cancer can vary, but they usually comprise some combination of chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and surgery to remove cancerous tissue and healthy tissue nearby. The effectiveness of these treatment options varies based on the severity and the spread of lung cancer, as well as your own personal health needs. And for those […]

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Lung cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in the country. As the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States, lung cancer is responsible for more deaths than breast, ovarian, prostate, and colon cancers combined. With the commonness of this cancer, many are seeking a cure, whether it’s a conventional […]