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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Who am I now? The tale of a reluctant widow

14 Dec 18

Christmas – it’s the most wonderful time of the year, right? But for many of us who have lost a loved one, Christmas is actually...

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New lung cancer treatment approved by NICE

22 Nov 18

More than 3000 patients in England are estimated to be eligible for a new life-extending lung cancer treatment.

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New lung cancer trial launched in Leeds

13 Nov 18

A new mobile lung cancer screening trial has launched in Leeds, as the pressure for a national programme increases.

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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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