Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death. In the coming years, a greater incidence is expected, not only in men but also in women, due to the increase of the consumption of tobacco. Thanks to the therapeutic advances of the last years, the approach to the disease has changed and the objective is to chronify it.

Lung Cancer explained in first person

Professionals and patients explain how you live with the disease
Lung cancer can be cured with surgical treatment in its earliest stages and it can be transformed into a chronic disease with new drugs that directly attack tumor cells.
You must trust in medical science. Research has changed a lot and it is constantly changing cancer treatment. There are effective treatments. It is not the end of the world because you are diagnosed with cancer, not by a long way.

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Substantiated information by:

David Sánchez Lorente
Laureano Molins López-Rodó
Mari Carmen Rodríguez Mues
Noemí Reguart Aransay
Nuria Viñolas Segarra
Ramón Marrades Sicart

Published: 20 February 2018
Updated: 20 February 2018


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