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Practical concerns after a lung cancer diagnosis

In addition to questions about diagnosis and treatment, many patients have practical questions about day-to-day life issues. If you are a current smoker who has been diagnosed, there are compelling reasons to quit. Some need help with their financal situation and insurance issues. Some people continue to work after diagnosis and may need accomodation. Others can't work and need to understand what resources are out there for them. Some people travel for care or need help organizing support through treatment or after surgery. This section has good resources on dealing with the practical concerns lung cancer patients and their loved ones may encounter.