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Doctor-Turned-Patient Focuses On What He Can Control After a Lung Cancer Diagnosis at Age 30

November 10th 2020, 10:00pm


Dr. Dan Tran discusses his stage 4 lung cancer diagnosis at age 30, and how he has managed the shift from doctor to the patient with cancer.

Drug Targeting Offers Hope for Patients with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer that Harbors Rare Mutations

October 30th 2020, 1:00pm


Ultra-precise drug targeting brings new hope for patients with non-small cell lung cancer that harbors rare mutations.

CURE’s Clinical Trial Corner: October 2020

October 29th 2020, 6:00pm


Here is a list of some recent trials that launched within the cancer space in October.

Bringing Together the Lung Cancer Community

October 22nd 2020, 3:00pm


In this episode of the “CURE Talks Cancer” podcast, we looked back on CURE’s Lung Cancer Heroes event and recognized each winner that helps bring together the lung cancer community to raise awareness.

THE LIVING ROOM: A Lung Cancer Community of Courage

October 16th 2020, 3:03pm


Bonnie Addario, our co-founder, board chair, survivor, and inspiration for thousands of patients here and around the world, shares the powerful stories of lung cancer patients and how they found ways to survive – and thrive -- in her book, The Living Room.

CURE®’s Inaugural Lung Cancer Heroes Program Honors Several Individuals Who Have Dedicated Their Lives and Careers to Improving Care for Patients

October 16th 2020, 1:00pm


Two physicians, a nurse and a patient advocate were honored during CURE®’s first ever Lung Cancer Heroes program.

Dealing with the Isolation of Cancer Treatment

October 5th 2020, 9:00pm


Larry Whipple had to travel 1,500 miles from his hometown for a second opinion after he was diagnosed with advanced lung cancer, but through the course of his treatment he had to remain in isolation to avoid further illness.

Experimental Treatment Shows Promise for Certain Cases of Advanced NSCLC

September 23rd 2020, 9:00pm


There is no approved treatment that targets the KRAS p.G12C mutation that drives some cancers like non-small cell lung cancer. But a recent study shows how the experimental drug sotorasib sparked responses in some patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer that harbored the mutation.

CURE Media Group Announces Winners of the Inaugural 2020 Lung Cancer Heroes™ Awards

September 22nd 2020, 3:30pm


Four exceptional heroes will be honored along with the Lifetime Achievement award winner, who has provided a significant impact in the lung cancer community.

Adding Immunotherapy to Radiotherapy Increases Survival in Patients with Brain Metastases

September 16th 2020, 9:00pm


The addition of immunotherapy to radiotherapy increased the overall survival of patients with cancer who developed brain metastases, according to new research.