Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer is a cancer that forms in the tissues lining the lungs. It is one of the most common types of cancer.

As I Am

Three-time cancer warrior Bianca Muñiz is singing through survivorship.

The Fight for Breathing Rights

The landscape of lung cancer is changing, but there’s still work to be done. Dr. Michael Liptay is one health care professional spearheading the push for preventive action.

cW Chat: Heidi Nafman-Onda and Dr. Pierre Onda

Heidi Nafman-Onda and Dr. Pierre Onda thought of themselves as well-versed in their well-being—until Heidi was unexpectedly diagnosed with inoperable stage III non-small cell lung cancer. What started as one couple’s search for support has evolved into a nationwide awareness campaign, The White Ribbon Project, rewriting the narrative of a stigmatized disease.

Learning to Live

Rhonda Meckstroth knows all too well how important it is to receive a second opinion—it saved her husband Jeff during his unexpected lung cancer diagnosis in their small rural Ohio community. Now they’re fighting for other families to have the same second shot at life.

A Laughing Matter

Generally portrayed as something serious, cancer and all its taboos are cast in a new light as cartoonist Geoff Augustine helps himself and others find the funny in a diagnosis.

Fighter Friday: Nichelle Stigger

Lung cancer survivor Nichelle Stigger shares how advocating for herself led to her initial diagnosis.

The Right to Breathe

Although African Americans are less likely to smoke, they are more likely to be diagnosed with and die from lung cancer. LUNGevity, the largest national lung cancer-focused nonprofit, aims to change that.

The Warrior: Dr. Rick Brown

The featured Spotlight Warrior for our Supporter Issue is Dr. Rick Brown.

#FighterFriday: Sanda Cohen

November is Lung Cancer Prevention Month and we interviewed Sandra Cohen, a stage IV lung cancer warrior with a new lease on life.

Survivorship for Caregivers

A cancer diagnosis can be life changing for both a patient and their caregivers, but many tools are available for people to cope.