Latest Lung Cancer News and Events

All the latest lung cancer news, blogs, video and infographic including news of new lung cancer research and treatments for lung cancer, lung cancer patient and supporter stories and charity news and updates.

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Study shows lung cancer screening works

26 Sep 18

The long awaited results of the NELSON study were announced yesterday showing a 26% reduction of mortality from lung cancer with CT screening.

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Why don’t more people know about lung cancer?

05 September 18

When Jemma hits the streets as part of the Great North Run, she will be thinking of her mum, Christine, and all the time they missed out on.

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Lung cancer patients diagnosed before symptoms..

17 Aug 18

A ground-breaking project in Liverpool is finding more cases of lung cancer at an early stage and before symptoms appear, according to a new independent study...

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Alectinib Approved for Scottish Patients

13 Aug 18

“A new targeted therapy, alectinib, has been approved by the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) for NHS Scotland patients with a rare type of lung cancer that...

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Mums at risk as lung cancer rates in women set to increase

07 Aug 18

“Lung cancer already kills more women than breast and ovarian cancers combined. These figures are saying it going to get worse, much worse, which is why we are campaigning...

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Changing Lung Cancer Pathway Reduces Waiting...

06 Aug 18

Since April last year, the Royal Free London NHS Trust Foundation has been referring patients suspected of having lung cancer directly for CT scans, rather than to an...

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It is with great sadness that we share news of the death...

26 July 18

Peter worked in the technology sector in sales, business development and management roles, and latterly owned a consulting and training business.

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Amy shares her story – raising awareness to help patients

23 July 18

Amy Collins had never given a thought to the possibility that she could get lung cancer. Then, aged just 36, the unthinkable happened when she was diagnosed with the...

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Specsavers sets sights on improving lung cancer..

17 July 18

Specsavers staff across Scotland are pledging their support to Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation and raising awareness about lung cancer

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Approval for life extending lung cancer drug is wonderful news for patients and their loved ones

It’s amazing how close the emotion is even after so long

You were expecting someone else?

I love the idea of being a Roy's Runner

Why Colin? Why not?

One-stop cancer shops could help improve early diagnosis in lung cancer

German court ruling highlights the diesel dilemma

Our interactive 'smart map' just got smarter!

The hidden risk facing our fire-fighting heroes

I trusted my instinct and it saved my life

BBC shines much needed spotlight on lung cancer

Simon Says: Making Sweet Music and Fighting Lung Cancer

The Dutch lung cancer patient battling the tobacco giants says her fight isn’t over yet

Our researchers are working on ways to detect lung cancer earlier and easier

Lung Cancer Statistics: An Infographic