Lung Cancer

Whether you are seeking information for prevention, supporting a loved one, or navigating your own lung cancer journey, we hope these blogs will bring you feelings of compassion and answer any questions you may have about a diagnosis.

National Cancer Survivor Month

National Cancer Survivor Month

June is recognized as National Cancer Survivor Month as well as National Cancer Survivor Day – which is celebrated on June 4th. According to the American Cancer Society, as of January 2022, an estimated 18.1 million cancer survivors are living […]

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National Cancer Research Month

National Cancer Research Month

The American Association for Cancer Research has designated May as National Cancer Research Month. The month is a time to highlight the importance of lifesaving research to the millions of people around the world affected by cancer. Due to advances […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

The name Thanksgiving is fitting, as the theme of the holiday is to do just that – give thanks. A mesothelioma or lung cancer diagnosis can be difficult any time of the year, but it can feel extremely difficult to […]

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Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November is National Lung Cancer Awareness Month. This month is an important time to raise funds for lung cancer research and awareness for the disease. Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancer death in the United States. Every […]

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Navy Day & The Navy’s Birthday

Navy Day & The Navy’s Birthday

October is a month filled with celebrations surrounding the Navy. On October 13th, the Navy celebrates its birthday and on October 27th the country celebrates National Navy Day. But what’s the difference? Why do we have two separate holidays to […]

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A Tribute to Those Who Clean – National Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day

A Tribute to Those Who Clean – National Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day

October 2nd is National Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day. The day is set aside to recognize the men and women who work hard to keep our public facilities in tip-top shape. Custodians act as out first line of defense against germs […]

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August 1st – World Lung Cancer Day

August 1st – World Lung Cancer Day

August 1st is recognized globally as World Lung Cancer Day. The day is centered around urging the public to learn about the risk factors for the disease and highlighting the importance of early detection through regular lung cancer screenings. While […]

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69 years since the end of the Korean War

69 years since the end of the Korean War

July 27, 2022, marks 69 years since the end of the Korean War. On July 27th, 1953, an armistice was signed, ending organized combat operations, and leaving the Korean Peninsula divided. The Korean War, which was fought between North and […]

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