Archive for April, 2014

Lung Cancer Risk Factors

Lung Cancer Risk Factors

0 on April 17, 2014, 11:13 am / in Lung Cancer

Cancer is still a fickle-minded disease, but extensive research into the subject has helped people find some major risk factors behind cancer. Smoking: Smoking remains the biggest risk factor for lung cancer. The tobacco in cigarettes is made out of more than 7000 chemicals, many of which are carcinogenic. All forms of tobacco use can increase the chances of lung […]

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Participating in Lung Cancer Clinical Trials

Participating in Lung Cancer Clinical Trials

0 on April 14, 2014, 4:45 pm / in Treatments

As a cancer patient, you have every right to know what treatments you are taking and for what reason. You should certainly discuss all your treatment options with your doctor first. Make sure that you clear all your doubts regarding the success rates of the treatments, the potential side effects, etc. This is the only way you can make an […]

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Diet and Fitness Routines for Lung Cancer Patients

Diet and Fitness Routines for Lung Cancer Patients

0 on April 13, 2014, 5:32 pm / in Treatments

Cancer treatment may not leave you with a huge craving for food, but you have to eat right, still. It has never been more important for you to eat the right foods and avoid the wrong ones. Your body is working really hard to overcome the cancerous cells, and it needs all the nutrition and help it can get from […]

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Being a Lung Cancer Caregiver

Being a Lung Cancer Caregiver

0 on April 10, 2014, 1:32 pm / in Caregivers

It is never easy seeing someone you love suffer from cancer. But, as a loved one, it is our duty to be there for them in this trying time. After all, our emotional support and love will mean the world to them at this point of time. Being a caregiver can be extremely challenging. There will be times when your […]

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