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Empowering patients and caregivers to take control of lung cancer.
Empowering patients and caregivers to take control of lung cancer.

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Worries about treatment working or cancer returning can be all-consuming while waiting for scan results. Researchers have confirmed what people with lung cancer have known for years - Scanxiety is very real! https://lungcancer.net/?p=1913

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Treatment Side Effects – Mouth Sores

Mouth sores are a common side effect of some cancer treatments. These sores can cause pain and distress, making it difficult to speak, eat, swallow or breathe. Tips for managing mouth sores: https://lungcancer.net/?p=527
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Types of Lung Cancer

Any cancer that starts in the lungs is called lung cancer; however, there are several different types of lung cancer. These different types of lung cancer are unique in how they grow and spread, and require different treatment. https://lungcancer.net/?p=50

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Workplace Discrimination – Know Your Workplace Rights

Working may be difficult while living with lung cancer. Many workers who are struggling may be scared to speak to their employers, but it’s important to remember that you have rights in the workplace. https://lungcancer.net/?p=1193
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Dietary Supplements

Nausea, appetite changes, and other lung cancer treatment side effects can make it tough to eat normally. Dietary supplements can add valuable vitamins and nutrients to the diet! https://lungcancer.net/?p=512
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Research is the key to unlocking new treatments for people with lung cancer. It’s especially important to advocate for research funding by speaking to Congress members. After all, no one can express the need for lung cancer funding better than those who have been personally affected! https://lungcancer.net/?p=1862

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Share Your Story

LungCancer.net is a supportive community for all affected by lung cancer. Shared experiences are what unite us. Everyone has a story. Share with the community here: https://lungcancer.net/stories/
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Breathing Exercises

Breathing exercises can help improve common lung cancer symptoms, such as shortness of breath. Research also shows they can help to relieve stress and anxiety! https://lungcancer.net/?p=509
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“It was Saturday, August 29, 2015, and I would give any amount of money to have that day back again. Maybe because we threw the best wedding many people told us they’d ever been to, or maybe because our lives forever changed after our honeymoon.” https://lungcancer.net/?p=1664

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Lung Cancer Metastasis

When cancer spreads to other parts of the body it is called 'metastatic cancer'. Lung cancer can spread to any part of the body; however, it commonly spreads to the bones, brain, and liver. More on metastasis: https://lungcancer.net/?p=467
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