Lung Articles


Lung Cancer: The Disease of Tomorrow

In the United States, there are approximately 40 million current smokers — that’s more than 13 percent of the total population. Cigarette smoking is the number one cause of preventable disease and death in the country, contributing to 220,000 lung cancer diagnoses and 150,000 lung cancer deaths

Don’t test your luck – screen early and often

When it comes to our health, we typically only worry about obvious signs and symptoms that something’s not quite right. But many conditions don’t have telling symptoms until they are in a progressive stage. You could be at risk because of lifestyle choices, age or genetics. If you could find out if

CT lung screening could save your life

Did you know that lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in America? More people die from lung cancer every year than breast, colon and prostate cancers combined. Lung cancer was once mostly a male disease associated with smoking. But now lung cancer in women is close to the same