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Lung cancer symptoms

Information on lung cancer signs and symptoms, plus links to trusted resources.

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Lung cancer

Lung cancer is one of the most common but serious types of cancer. Read here about the types, causes, symptoms, treatments and prevention.

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Lung cancer diagnosis

Information on lung cancer diagnosis and links to trusted resources.

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Just diagnosed with lung cancer

Information on lung cancer diagnosis and treatment options plus links to trusted resources.

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Lung cancer treatment

Information on lung cancer treatment options and links to trusted resources.

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Lung cancer prevention

Information on how to prevent lung cancer and stay healthy. Plus links to trusted resources.

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Living with lung cancer

Information about living with lung cancer and going through treatment plan and links to trusted resources.

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Lung cancer – a personal story

Being diagnosed with lung cancer can be both emotionally and practically challenging. Listening to others who have experienced similar situations is often reassuring and can be helpful. This video interview has been sourced from healthtalkonline.org, award-winning research into patient experiences in conjunction with the Health Experience Research Group at Oxford University, UK.

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What causes lung cancer?

Information on what causes lung cancer and risk factors, plus links to trusted resources.

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Lung diseases

Trusted information on lung diseases, plus links to trusted resources.

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Bone cancer

Primary bone cancer, which begins in the bones, is rare. But many other cancers, such as lung or breast cancer, can then spread to the bones.

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