My Choices News

Week Ending November 15, 2021 Poor diet may contribute to health risks for women of reproductive age with disabilities“Women between the ages of 18-44 who reported having some type of disability, such as those related to cognition and activities of daily life,...

Lung Cancer News

Week Ending November 15, 2021 Hope Shared for Patients With Cancer Is Hope Multiplied“A patient with lung cancer explains how Terri Conneran, a patient advocate, helped her understand her disease and fight for proper care in a country with less options.” Guiding the...

Lung Cancer News

NSCLC Incidence Declining, Except in Stage I Disease— Increased lung cancer screening may be responsible“The overall incidence of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) decreased from 2010 to 2017, with the incidence of stage IV disease falling, and stage I disease...

My Choices News

New test brings Pig-to-Human transplants closer“Scientists attached a temporary pig’s kidney and observed it start to function. This was a small step in the long-running quest to use animal organs to save lives.” Alzheimer’s: Scientists find early biomarkers that may...

New Lung Cancer Screening Recommendations

The United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends annual screening for lung cancer with low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) in adults aged 50 to 80 years who have a 20 pack-year smoking history and currently smoke or have quit within the past 15...