The new anti-smoking campaign. No mention of COPD ?
The governments new anti-smoking campaign focuses on lung cancer but doesn't mention COPD. Apparently COPD kills more people each year than l...
Contact group for Iressa patients
As a stage 4 lung cancer patient being treated with the drug Iressa I'm feeling rather isolated because there are so few of us and we live so...
Not the news I wanted to hear :((
I've been feeling invincible, as if I could be the one who would have years on Iressa, I have managed 20 months progression free but now its ...
Would you like to help the Roy Castle Information Team by reviewing our "Lung Cancer - A practical guide to breathlessness" booklet?
Our booklet “ Lung Cancer – A practical guide to breathlessness ” is being reviewed and updated. As part of this review, we want to ensure th...
HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL
What is clear is that after many years of chemotherapy and radiation, we're in the midst of an explosion in novel lung cancer treatment optio...
IDENTIFYING LUNG CANCER BY BREATH TESTING
We previously had some good chat about the lack of an adequate universal lung cancer scanning method. COLOUR SENSOR US scientists have alread...
yes i have been clean of cancer for two years of lung cancer i have to have a ct scan every six months...
Looking for London-based patients to be interviewed for BBC film on lung cancer
Hi all, We have been contacted by the director of a BBC show, who would like to interview London-based lung cancer patients, who never smoked...
Is a shadow on the lung always cancer?
Just a year ago we lost a very good friend to Lung Cancer and watched her suffer so much....
A bit of research! Please help if you can
Calling all who are taking ' Iressa'! I'm thinking of doing my own bit of ' simple ' research on how well Iressa is working for us as there d...
a little afraid : (
II've been coughing up blood for about 2 weeks now. My gp sent me for a chest xray when it first started but it came back clear....
I have been following the comments regarding the changes to copd patients funding for 2013 and what the future the implications are. I do not...
stage 4 lung cancer
my dad in law is 86 and has stage 4 lung cancer which has spread, his liver readings are very high!...
Hi, My husband has untreatable nscc of the lung and was told on Friday that the chemo and radiotherapy has not worked, the cancer has not shr...
Update from lung cancer study day and other things
For anyone attending the Roy Castle supporters meeting 10th October,Nicky, my life long friend and my lung cancer nurse ( we did our nurse tr...
great results with iressa
so we was delighted yesterday to be told that after 11 weeks on iressa nan's tumours have shrunk by a third and the plural infusion on the lu...
My Mum and her lung cancer battle
She was told she had a small cell lung cancer, Hearing the word small you assume its something tiny, easily curable and expected her to be ar...
New Liverpool Lung Cancer Support Group.
Hi All, I went along to the Newly formed Liverpool Cancer Support Group based at Sunflowers In Aigburth Road, Liverpool and just wondered if ...
Anyone else in my position?
Both my mum and I were diagnosed with lung cancer on the same day in the same clinic by the same consultant!...
Managing pain after surgery for lung cancer - can you help us?
We are busy putting the finishing touches to our newly improved Surgery for Lung Cancer booklet and are looking to include a quote in the sec...
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