An oncologist is a doctor that specializes in oncology, focusing on diagnosing, treating, and managing cancer.
Other causes of lung cancer, besides smoking, continue to put non-smokers at high risk each year. Pollution, radon, and asbestos are dangers.
After a fire, asbestos is a danger to people's safety nearby. Breathing in asbestos increases your risk of certain cancers.
Natural disasters could harm Superfund dump sites, causing toxic air pollutants like asbestos to be released into the environment.
Once proud to hold the name Asbestos, a mining town in Quebec chooses a new alternative after learning the harmful effects of its namesake.
Higher rates of mesothelioma and lung cancers have affected the residents of Libby, Montana. COVID - 19 is now a new public health threat.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave its final approval for the chemotherapy drug Pemfexy (pemetrexed) after years of legal battles.
Each year, members of the medical community, non-profits, and patient organizations join forces to bring lung cancer back into the public eye.
The combination of imaging features with a history of asbestos exposure may be enough information to diagnose pleural mesothelioma.
In August, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) approved the use of CAR T-cell therapy in patients with two specific cancers.