LUNG FORCE Heroes
Why We Fight…
Our LUNG FORCE Heroes inspire, encourage and empower us to raise our voices for lung health. Read about their personal experiences with lung cancer, and become a LUNG FORCE Hero by sharing your story.
Just two months after finishing his fourth half marathon, my husband, Jeff, was diagnosed with Stage IV Non-Small Cell...Read more
Donna D. B.
I want to share my testimony to be an encourager to those who are walking with the news that they have lung cancer. The...Read more
My pulmonologist recommended I get a CT Scan after treatment for a persistent cough lasting a couple of weeks which was...Read more
My husband Pete was diagnosed with non-small cell Adenocarcinoma in May 2015. No symptoms until he was Stage IV.Read more
Twenty-three years ago the most amazing person I know brought me into the world, my mother. I have never met a more...Read more
In 2012 just before my 52nd birthday, I was preparing for bariatric surgery. As part of the pre-op a chest x-ray was...Read more
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