November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more people die from lung cancer than any other type of cancer. View our infographic below to see if you may be at risk of lung cancer and learn how to reduce your risk. Talk to your doctor if you notice a persistent cough, frequent respiratory infections, chest pain, or shortness of breath.
Non-small cell lung cancer accounts for 85-90% of cases. This type of cancer has 3 sub-types; squamous cell, adenocarcinoma, and large cell. Click over to this infographic about lung cancer in Baltimore to learn about the 3 sub-types of non-small cell lung cancer.
Lung cancer is the largest single cause of cancer related death in the United States. There are the obvious ways people can get it (ie: smoking, second hand smoke), but then there are also other ways not everyone is aware of (ie: asbestos, diet, air pollution). We created this graphic to educate people on all of the risk factors and details revolving around lung cancer.