What Causes Lung Cancer?

Lung cancer is the second most common cancer in the United States—affecting nearly 228,000 people each year. Though lung cancer is often considered a smoker’s disease, more than twenty-five percent of those affected are non-smokers. While it’s true that smoking is associated with an increased risk of lung cancer, there are certain factors that can … Continued

How to Lower Your Risk for Lung Cancer

It’s a cold, hard fact: More Americans die from lung cancer than any other type of cancer. And although there is no sure way to prevent lung cancer, you can take steps to lower the risk of this disease to better protect yourself and your family. Lung cancer and the smoking factor Cigarette smoking is the … Continued