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Eva-Marie smoked for over 15 years. Seeing lung cancer take both her mother and uncle motivated her to quit and get the low-dose CT scan every year. “It’s like getting a mammogram. It’s that important to me. The more you know, the easier it is to take care of it.”
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In January, 2014, I decided to have a scan, as my children's father was dying of lung cancer and I was an ex-smoker, for...
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It all began in 2012 when my brother went into the Texas Heart Institute in Houston for the repair of a mitral valve...
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My mother never smoked but was diagnosed with lung cancer at 76, and died of the disease at age 80. They didn't have CT...
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My story is a little different. I am 46 years old and smoked for about 20 years having quit in 2009. I work at an imaging...
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I am 78 years old and I was a smoker for about 40+ years. I quit smoking 21 years ago. I have routine CT scans and a...
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July 2016 I got a low-dose CT scan as a long time smoker when I found out it was available through my health insurance at...
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