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Lung Cancer Educational Materials

We are dedicated to providing those facing lung cancer with the most up-to-day and reader-friendly information.

If you are living with lung cancer or know someone who is and would like a personalized educational package free of charge, call our toll-free HelpLine at 1-800-298-2436 or email support@lungcanceralliance.org

If you work at a healthcare facility and would like to order materials to distribute to your patients please visit our online materials store.

TREATMENTS:
Targeted Therapy for Lung Cancer– a guide to targeted therapy for lung cancer
Immunotherapy for Lung Cancer – a guide to immunotherapy for lung cancer
Understanding Lung Cancer Clinical Trials – a guide that explains how clinical trials work and where to find the best ones

SIDE EFFECT AND SYMPTOM MANAGEMENT:
Loss of Muscle and Weight from Lung Cancer – a brochure to help you understand these changes
Shortness of Breath – a one-pager with information and tips to help you breathe easier
Nausea & Vomiting –a one-pager with information and tips to help you prevent and manage nausea and vomiting caused by treatment
Constipation & Diarrhea – a one-pager with information and tips to help you prevent and manage diarrhea and constipation caused by treatment

DIAGNOSIS:
Understanding Your Diagnosis – understand what your diagnosis means and know what to expect 
Understanding Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
– more in-depth information about NSCLC 
Understanding Small Cell Lung Cancer – more in-depth information about SCLC 
Understanding Lung Cancer Biopsies – a guide to help those facing a biopsy understand options 
Understanding Your Lung Cancer Pathology Report – a guide to help explain your pathology report
LungMATCH – navigating the world of treatment options can be confusing; we can help
Molecular Testing – what is it and why is it so important; this brochure tells you what you need to know

SUPPORT: 
Palliative Care - a one-pager explaining what palliative care is and how it can help you or your loved one
Lung Cancer Stigma: How to Cope
 – a brochure to help patients begin to understand and cope with stigma
Lung Cancer Support Services – a listing of our services described on a portable card
Phone Buddy Program –  support program for lung cancer survivors
GUIDES Program – support program for caregivers whose loved one is at end of life or has died
Mobile App - find support in the palm of your hand with our mobile app

RISK AND SCREENING:
Understanding Lung Cancer Screening learn about risk and the importance of screening
Understanding Lung Nodules – a guide to understand the process while a nodule is being watched
Why Quit Now? – a resource for those at high risk for lung cancer