Lung Cancer Screening

 

More than HALF OF PEOPLE with lung cancer DIE WITHIN ONE YEAR of being diagnosed.2 

Did you know?

  • About 90% of lung cancers arise as a result of tobacco use in the USA.2
  • 1 in 7 people who smoke two packs of cigarettes a day die from lung cancer.1
  • Tobacco smoke is a toxic mix of more than 7,000 chemicals. At least 70 are known to cause cancer in people or animals.4
  • Excluding secondhand smoke, smoking is estimated to cause 32% of all cancer deaths in the US.3

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Sources:


1. WebMD
2. American Lung Association. Lung.org
3. American Cancer Society. Cancer Facts and Figures 2016
4. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. CDC.gov

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