Lung cancer events

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LC Support Group in RI

REMhope
  • By REMhope · New reply March 29, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • There is a new Lung Cancer Support group open to anyone meeting every Friday at 1pm in the Fain building at Miriam Hospital, 3rd floor conference room. Free Valet parking. Great speakers and caring attendees ...

Back and shoulder pain after lobectomy?

Karkat
  • By Karkat · New reply March 23, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Hi everyone, This is my first posting. I have had a long history of cancer. 23 years ago I was diagnosed with ALL Leukemia which led me to have an unrelated bone marrow transplant. 19 years later (2013 ...

Lung Cancer Support Groups Pinellas County, FL

jwife
  • By jwife · New reply March 20, 2014
  • 2 replies
  • Are there any support groups in Pinellas County, FL for lung cancer? Or does anyone know of any counselors they can recommend? My husband is physically doing pretty good, but mentally, he is struggling ...

LUNGevity Breathe Deep Michigan 5K Walk

dcdancer
  • By dcdancer · New reply March 16, 2014
  • 8 replies
  • Come join lung cancer patients, survivors, families, friends, and advocates as we work to bring an end to lung cancer. On Saturday, May 3rd join us at Booth Park in Birmingham, MI for a 5K walk to benefit ...

Lung cancer research

Vadim_65
  • By Vadim_65 · New reply March 8, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • What is reputable lung cancer research organization ? I've heard about american lung association. Not sure about their reputation ...

A Taste For Life - Buffalo NY

uschi
  • By uschi · New reply March 7, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • I received a post card in the mail for an event to benefit lung cancer treatment to be held on May 15. The event is to raise funds for genetic testing regarding lung cancer. You can read about it at www.atasteforlifebuffalo.com ...

Lung Cancer Survivorship Conf May 2-4 in DC

greenmomma
  • By greenmomma · New reply March 4, 2014
  • 2 replies
  • I saw this on LUNGevity's facebook page yesterday. Passing the information along in case anyone is interested. It sounds like a great conference. Has anyone attended before? Info below: LUNGevity HOPE ...

Free to Breath Pittsburgh walk - 6/14/14

cin298
  • By cin298 · New reply March 3, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • My 13 year old daughter is creating a team (Stronger Than This) to walk in the Free to Breath Pittsburgh walk on 6/14/14 in support of her father recently diagnosed. If you live in the area and looking ...

Help send CMS a message: lung cancer screening saves lives!

squanch
  • By squanch · New reply February 22, 2014
  • 22 replies
  • Send a message, loud and clear, that lung cancer screening saves lives! You only have until March 12 to make your voice heard. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is considering whether ...

Watch today 5:30 PST: LC Advocacy Leaders Unite

Mother-in-law
  • By Mother-in-law · New reply February 18, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • Here is the online link. Watch today as leaders from ALCF, American Lung Association, Dusty Joy Foundation, Lung Cancer Foundation of America (LCFA), and Lungevity unite for an unprecedented collaboration ...

Free Dallas Lung Cancer Survivor on Jan 31-Feb 1

ccw
  • By ccw · New reply January 30, 2014
  • 13 replies
  • Hello survivors I just saw a post about this event on Facebook. For those in Dallas, this is a free event and for those of you who have been to a HOPE Summit you know how great these are. National one ...

If you're near Seattle, join the ALA kickoff Jan 29, 2014

squanch
  • By squanch · New reply January 21, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • The American Lung Association will be unveiling its new lung cancer initiative at a kickoff event January 29, 2014, in Seattle. This initiative could be a game changer. Come join me in celebrating at ...

2014 LUNG CANCER AWARENESS YEAR!!!

Seraphina
  • By Seraphina · New reply January 1, 2014
  • 7 replies
  • LET'S MAKE NEXT YEAR LUNG CANCER AWARENESS YEAR!!! I will walk around BOSTON, NYC, SFO, LAX, and other major cities with lungs painted on my chest every month (naked)!!! WE NEED TO DO SOMETHING MAJOR ...

Can a PET-CT exam or a biopsy fail?

rsegnini
  • By rsegnini · New reply December 14, 2013
  • 4 replies
  • Hello everybody, I just join this group today because I'm very concern about the health of my mother. Five years ago was found a carcinoid tumor on her lung with a considerable dimension that required ...

Lung Cancer chat with Dr. Besser of ABC News

squanch
  • By squanch · New reply December 9, 2013
  • 7 replies
  • Dr. Richard Besser, Chief Medical Editor of ABC News, is hosting a LUNG CANCER twitter chat on Tuesday 12/10 at 10am PT/1pm ET. It's important that we represent ourselves. Let's show ABC that lung cancer ...

Lung cancer

daml
  • By daml · New reply December 6, 2013
  • 3 replies
  • I was wondering if anyone that has goodluck with the gerson thearpy my father has been diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer and it has all happend really quick he has went threw the bone body scan and he ...

Lung Cancer Social Media Chat tonight 12/5 at 8 PM ET

squanch
  • By squanch · New reply December 5, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • Tonight's Lung Cancer Social Media (#LCSM) chat on Twitter will discuss "Is the System of Clinical Trials Fair For Patients?" Dr. Jack West's post about the topic can be found on cancergrace.org as well ...

Facts for Lung Cancer Awareness Month (Final Week added)

squanch
  • By squanch · New reply November 24, 2013
  • 26 replies
  • The October 24th #LCSM Chat on “Social Media and Lung Cancer Advocacy: What Can I Do?” identified lots of information that the public needs to know about lung cancer. Chat members decided we’d like to ...

LC awerness month

Bob52
  • By Bob52 · New reply November 22, 2013
  • 13 replies
  • I need your honest opinions . I had written an article in the local paper about LC Awerness Month and I recieved a phone call from the editor wanting to do a Q and A with me on the physical and emotional ...

Prayers Please

babsdaughterzachsmom
  • By babsdaughterzachsmom · New reply November 21, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • Well round two went ok today..prayers and positive thoughts that tomorrow is awesome!!! http://m.kfdm.com/article?id=347066&cate goryid=510&election=&provider ...
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