• When Cancer Survivors Get Another Cancer

    Patients diagnosed with a second cancer may be unnecessarily excluded from clinical trials.

    by Kate Yandell

  • Forward Look

    Advances in Treating Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer

    Expanded approvals in 2016 increase options.

    by Jennifer L.W. Fink

  • But I Already Have Cancer

    For a patient with advanced cancer, how important is screening for other types of cancer?

    by Ide Mills

  • Survivor Profile

    Reasons to Dream

    Despite a metastatic lung cancer diagnosis, Emily Bennett Taylor was able to look beyond the illness in 2012 to her dream of raising a family. Today, with no evidence of disease, she is the mother of two baby girls.

    by Marci A. Landsmann

  • Forward Look

    PET Scan Overuse

    Study suggests lung and esophageal cancer survivors receive too many costly scans.

    by Kendall K. Morgan

  • Forward Look

    Cancer Immunotherapies Continue to Make Headway

    Drugs that harness the power of the immune system gain new approvals.

    by Alexandra Goho

  • Yesterday & Today

    A Storied Life

    Literary realist John Updike used the scaffold of his own life, including his lung cancer diagnosis, to explore the shared experiences of our time.

    by Sue Rochman

  • Forward Look

    Medicare to Cover Lung Cancer Screening

    In high-risk current and former smokers, screening can reduce cancer deaths.

    by Michael Eisenstein

  • Yesterday & Today

    More Than a Girl Singer

    Rosemary Clooney rebounded from a troubled marriage, addictions and mental illness to enjoy a long singing career. Since her death from lung cancer in 2002, treatment advances have offered some hope to other patients.

    by Marilyn Fenichel

  • Forward Look

    Confronting Lung Cancer Stigma

    An ad campaign shines a light on lung cancer blame.

    by Yvonne Lee


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