Father Re-Creates Wedding Photos With His Daughter After Losing Wife To Cancer [PHOTOS]

By | Thu, 12/19/2013 - 16:41

Photographer Melanie Pace captured the Nunery family's first and last moments in a house filled with love.


Breathalyzer To Detect Lung Cancer Before It's Too Late

By | Mon, 12/16/2013 - 16:09

The lung cancer breathalyzer will detect so-called biomarkers indicative of pulmonary tumor growth.

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How A Celebrity Can Help You Quit Smoking

By | Wed, 12/11/2013 - 20:44

A celebrity’s public cancer diagnosis can help smokers kick the habit.

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Harmless Lung Cancer? High Incidences Of 'Indolent Tumors' Challenge Current Screening Protocols

By | Mon, 12/09/2013 - 18:53

Under current CT scan screening protocols, nearly 20 percent of lung cancer diagnoses may involve tumors that are too slow-growing to cause any actual damage.


To Grow A New Lung

By | Sun, 12/01/2013 - 19:41

By converting stem cells into functioning lung and airway cells, scientists have taken the first step towards rebuilding a damaged pulmonary system.

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Fighting Lung Cancer With Protons

By | Wed, 11/13/2013 - 20:46

The accuracy and efficiency of proton therapy stands to transform radiation treatment for lung cancer patients.


Beijing Lung Cancer Cases Rise By 50 Percent Over The Past Decade

By | Sat, 11/09/2013 - 19:16

The number of lung cancer patients in Beijing has jumped significantly, due in part to the heavy smog hanging over the city.

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8-Year-Old Becomes China's Youngest Lung Cancer Patient

By | Wed, 11/06/2013 - 13:49

Doctors in the eastern province of Jiangsu say smog may have caused an 8-year-old girl to become China's youngest lung cancer patient.


A Breath Test For Lung Cancer

By | Mon, 10/28/2013 - 17:39

A simple breath test detecting chemical signatures could soon help physicians screen for lung cancer.

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Roche Lung Cancer Drug Shows Promising Results Among Smokers

By | Mon, 09/30/2013 - 14:41

Biotech giant, Roche, announced promising results for its experimental lung cancer drug at the European Cancer Congress 2013 held in Amsterdam this week.

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Merck KGaA Continues Development Of Experimental Lung Cancer Vaccine

By | Wed, 09/25/2013 - 11:05

German pharmaceutical company Merck KGaA announced that it will continue development of an experimental vaccine for stage III non-small cell lung cancer.


Gene Mutation Could Predict Lung Cancer, Boosting Survival Rates

By | Thu, 09/12/2013 - 14:14

A gene mutation occurring most often in women may help better predict lung cancer, resulting in greater survival rates.


Enobosarm, GTx Lung Cancer Drug, Fails In Late-Stage Trials

By | Tue, 08/20/2013 - 11:52

GTx's experimental drug enobosarm for lung cancer patients failed in two Phase III clinical trials designed to test its ability to prevent and treat muscle wasting.

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Bee Sting Therapy In China Generates Buzz As Chronic Illness Cure

By | Tue, 08/13/2013 - 14:43

China generates buzz with a traditional Chinese medicine treatment for chronic illnesses — bee sting therapy.

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Breaking Bad: Walter White's Inoperable Lung Cancer Throughout All 5 Seasons

By | Fri, 08/09/2013 - 18:25

Could the premiere of the second half of Breaking Bad’s season five reveal the return of Walter White’s inoperable lung cancer?