Real People, Real Stories


Tonya's Story


On December 13, 2012, I was diagnosed with extensive small cell lung cancer. Like most people, I never thought that it would happen to me. » More

Phyllis's Story


My father was diagnosed with lung cancer 1 ½ years ago after getting headaches and they discovered he had a spot on his brain. A surgeon wanted to just remove it and send him on his way. He got a second opinion and they diagnosed him with stage 4 stage lung cancer. » More

Carrie's Story


My mom was diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer in April 2009. She was a life-long non-smoker. So many people are not aware that a non-smoker can also be a victim to this terrible disease. » More

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If you or a loved one has been affected by lung cancer, share your story on Facing Lung Cancer: Support from Day One. » More