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Lung Cancer

The American Lung Association is committed to defeating lung cancer and supporting those affected by this disease. We offer a variety of resources and information about lung cancer. Check out some of our key lung cancer support and education resources featured below. Or scroll down to explore our entire lung cancer section.

Learn About Lung Cancer

Learning about lung cancer is one of the best ways to feel more confident talking to your care team and more in control of the disease.

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Lung Cancer Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors

Learn how to protect your lungs and reduce your lung cancer risk. Lung cancer is more easily treated in the early stages, so talk to your doctor right away if you have any lung cancer symptoms.

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Diagnosing and Treating Lung Cancer

Lung cancer can be diagnosed and treated in several different ways. The more information you have, the better equipped you will be to ask questions and make decisions.

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Living with Lung Cancer

Get support from day one with our comprehensive support and educational resources.

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Help Us Fight Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is the #1 cancer killer in the U.S. It is time to change this statistic by taking action. Help us advocate for resources and join our LUNG FORCE movement to defeat lung cancer.

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Read and Share Stories

Get inspiration from other lung cancer patients, caregivers, family and friends who've shared their lung cancer story, and become a LUNG FORCE Hero by telling your own story.

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Ask An Expert

Questions about your lung health? Need help finding healthcare? Call 1-800-LUNGUSA.

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