Life should take your breath away. Not lung cancer! Whether you have walked a marathon to fundraise for cancer research, participated in a clinical trial, or are undergoing your umpteenth treatment, the lung cancer community is full of positive people whose determination to fight cancer knows no bounds.
Read the stories of people who persevere with cancer every day with the way that they live. We hope their photos and stories inspire you to do the same.
I am surviving with lung cancer because…
If you would like to have your photo and story added to this page, contact Jan Alotte at [email protected].
“It’s a new day for lung cancer.”
-Bonnie J. Addario
Educated and Empowered
Patients Live Longer
Lung Cancer Living Room
Every month the Lung Cancer Living Room support group brings hope and education to patients and their families. Please join us in person or though livestream online.
Navigating Lung Cancer: 360° of HOPE is the first-ever comprehensive, up-to-date patient resource exclusively devoted to lung cancer and vetted by experts in the field.
Lung Cancer Registry
ALCF has created an easy way for patients and doctors to connect online. By joining the Lung Cancer Registry, patients provide the information needed to better understand and treat cancer.
Studies and Clinical Trials
New lung cancer treatments such as immunotherapy and targeted treatments are being researched everyday. Answer a few questions and get matched to trials in your area.
Centers of Excellence
The COE program works with community hospitals to ensure that lung cancer patients, regardless of where they live, deserve access to the newest and most effective diagnostic and therapeutic techniques.
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