lung cancer screening

How lung cancer screening can save your life.

Clara Yoder, BSN, RN, CCRN March 06, 2020

Lung cancer is the deadliest form of cancer, killing more men and women than breast, colon, and prostate cancers combined….

Why you shouldn’t delay a lung cancer screening.

Clara Yoder, BSN, RN, CCRN October 21, 2020

Some people may delay a lung cancer screening or other routine screenings out of fear of diagnosis. But the truth…

How to increase your chances of surviving lung cancer.

Irina Veytsman, MD, Medical hematologist and oncologist at MedStar Washington Hospital Center November 11, 2020

Lung cancer is the deadliest form of cancer, as more people in the United States die from the disease than…

Should I be worried about a lung nodule?

Lisa Bearman, MSN, AGACNP-BC, CCRN, Nurse Practitioner for Thoracic Surgery and Interventional Pulmonary, MedStar Health Cancer Network March 31, 2021

If you recently had a computed tomography (CT) scan that revealed a dark spot, or lung nodule, in your chest,…

Why you shouldn’t delay cancer screenings.

MedStar Health May 06, 2021

In 2020, cancer diagnoses plummeted by 50%, as many people delayed routine physicals and cancer screenings that have been proven…