Trusted information on lung diseases, plus links to trusted resources.
Obstructive lung diseases
People with obstructive lung disease, such as COPD, asthma or CF, experience shortness of breath. Learn more about obstructive lung diseases.
Information about asbestosis from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on asbestos and lung disease.
A lung biopsy involves removing small pieces of abnormal lung tissue using a needle. The procedure is performed by a radiologist (doctor who specialises in x-rays and scans).
Emphysema and COPD statistics
Emphysema and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have a significant impact on Australians. See some trusted statistics and learn more here.
Lung cancer is one of the most common but serious types of cancer. Read here about the types, causes, symptoms, treatments and prevention.
What causes lung cancer?
Information on what causes lung cancer and risk factors, plus links to trusted resources.
Lung cancer diagnosis
Information on lung cancer diagnosis and links to trusted resources.
Lung cancer treatment
Information on lung cancer treatment options and links to trusted resources.
Lung cancer symptoms
Information on lung cancer signs and symptoms, plus links to trusted resources.