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Seeing Cancer Sooner with CT Lung Scans

As the number one cancer killer, lung cancer claims more lives than breast, prostate and colon cancers combined. To help detect it sooner, when it’s far more treatable, Mayo Clinic has launched a Lung Cancer Screening Program. For some, the process is already proving to be a life saver. [TRT: [...]

Created by Dennis Douda

Cancer Survivors - Take Time for Thanksgiving

Cancer survivors, take time for Thanksgiving The holidays are a good time to reflect on the past, give thanks and give back. Lung cancer Find out how lung cancer is treated and ways to manage shortness of breath on your own. Symptoms of pancreatic cancer Signs and symptoms of pancreatic [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Lung Cancer Screening: Mayo Clinic Radio

Finding lung cancer sooner rather than later can obviously make a big difference in the outcome, and using a CT scan to find the cancer may be the best option.  On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, our guest is pulmonologist, David Midthun, M.D.  We'll find out why lung cancer is so [...]

Created by Joel Streed

Find Support When Parenting Through Cancer

Find support when parenting through cancer Parents may wonder how to best talk with children about a diagnosis of cancer. Here are some helpful tips. Tips for eating well during chemotherapy Here's how to get the nutrition you need — even when chemotherapy side effects make eating difficult Causes of [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

  Finding lung cancer sooner rather than later can obviously make a big difference in the outcome, and using a CT scan to find the cancer may be the best option.  On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, Saturday, November 15 at 9 a.m. CT, our guest is pulmonologist David Midthun, M.D.  We'll [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Screening for Lung Cancer in High Risk Patients With X-rays vs. CT Scans

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEiOtIGF8rM For many years, doctors have known that screening for certain cancers saves lives.  Breast cancer and colon cancer are two examples. Now you can add lung cancer to that list. The National Lung Screening Trial results showed screening people at high risk of lung cancer with CT scans saves [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

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