HelpLine 1-800-298-2436

Donate Today!

Risk and Screening

Your lung cancer risk is unique to you and so is your decision about getting screened. Find out more and let us help guide you through the process.

Lung Cancer Basics

Lung cancer is a complicated disease. Read on for information on how lung cancer is diagnosed, the different types of lung cancer and the various stages of the disease.

Find Support

Resources for you and your family.

Get Involved

Find out how you can join the thousands of survivors, family members and friends who are taking action to increase lung cancer research, to raise awareness and to provide hope to our community.

About Lung Cancer
Find Support
Make a Difference


The Power of Molecular Testing and Clinical Trials

October 26, 2016 - Micky MacKinnonBy Micky MacKinnon In May of 2015 at age 44 I was diagnosed with stage IV non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). I had a very good oncologist and was reassured by several of my existing doctors, so I felt confident. … Continue reading

Q&A with MD Anderson Lung Cancer Surgeon

October 20, 2016 - Dr. Ara Vaporciyan, MDThis week we sat down with Dr. Ara Vaporciyan, Professor and Chairman of the Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX to discuss why he chose to dedicate his career to lung … Continue reading

I Was Never ‘Just’ a Breast Cancer Researcher

October 13, 2016 - Andrew hard at work in the lab.By Andrew Ciupek, PhD, Clinical Research Coordinator / Clinical Trials Navigator Before I joined Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) this September, I was a breast cancer researcher. My research focus was on targeted therapy and why it stopped working in some … Continue reading

Find a Clinical Trial

Searching for clinical trials just got a lot easier. Get started by entering your type of lung cancer, either non-small cell or small cell. You will be on your path to the best treatment options for you.

Charity Navigator      Lung Cancer Alliance Nonprofit Overview and Reviews on GreatNonprofits       Independent Charities of America      CFC     GuideStar GOLD