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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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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Michael shares his story- A Car Crash Saved My Life

16 July 18

No one wants to be involved in car crash but, in the case of Michael Duck, a car accident actually saved his life. The x-ray revealed a shadow on his lung

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NICE approves another new treatment option for patients..

02 July 18

A new targeted therapy, alectinib, may soon be available to NHS England patients with a rare type of lung cancer that predominantly affects younger people and non-smokers.

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