Quitting smoking reduces the risk of developing lung cancer by promoting the development of “protective” lung cells, researchers say.
GPs are being urged to consider shortness of breath and a cough as potential predictors of lung cancer because they are becoming more common as the first symptom in diagnosis, a study suggests.
Early signs that lung cancer may spread and become untreatable can be seen in samples of a patient’s blood and tumour, new research has suggested.
A north-east dad with terminal cancer, who had his car stolen last week, has had his family holiday saved thanks to a big-hearted businessman.
A blood test has been developed that could save countless lives by improving early detection of lung cancer.
Trucks in supermarket car parks will offer lung cancer checks under a new scheme to be rolled out across England.
Family and customers have paid tribute to a beloved Aberdeen butcher, calling him a “great man” and a “legend”.
An existing cancer treatment could be used for a common form of lung cancer for which there is currently no specific treatment available, new research suggests.
Exposure to man-made chemicals killed more than 50,000 Britons in 2015, giving the UK one of the worst records of pollution death in Europe, a major study has found.
MORE than 80 people turned out for a football competition held in memory of a North-east dad.
A MUCH-LOVED dad and talented footballer is to be remembered though the sport he loved.