Lung problems can be seen from skin conditions, what are the signs? page all – In the human respiratory system, the lungs are vital organs. The function of the lungs is to regulate the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide in the body. When we breathe, oxygen inhaled from the outside will enter the lungs and circulated into the blood. If there is interference in the lungs, some […]

» Pfizer Obtains 1st Line Marketing Authorization for LORVIQUA® in Advanced and/or Metastatic ALK-Positive Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer MyPharma Editions

Posted on Thursday March 17th, 2022 Already authorized since 2019 as a second-line treatment and beyond, LORVIQUA® (lorlatinib) has just obtained a first-line marketing authorization for adult patients with ALK (anaplastic lymphoma kinase) positive non-small cell lung cancer ( NSCLC ALK+) advanced or metastatic. This Marketing Authorization is based on the positive results of the […]

Blood test detects tumor in the early stages – hope after study

A study raises hopes: A single drop of blood is enough to detect lung cancer in its early stages. The method could revolutionize cancer diagnostics and help reduce the high mortality rate. Early diagnosis is important to improve the chances of survival from lung cancer. However, unlike other cancers, lung cancer does not yet have […]

Experts insist on the need to add lung cancer screening to general check-ups

Today, cancer is a major cause of illness and death in many countries. They are esteemed in the world 1.8 million new cases of lung cancer per year (12.8% of all malignant tumors) and approximately 1.6 million deaths related to this disease (19.4% of all cancers). It should be noted that more than half of […]

What is the impact of nutritional factors during and after treatment?

France — Does diet during and after cancer influence overall mortality, cancer mortality, risk of recurrence and second primary cancer, and quality of life? Is the impact of nutritional factors (diet, weight, alcohol, physical activity) similar for the different cancer sites? Do we have enough data to make recommendations on these different points? A group […]

The Provincial of Castelló hosts a virtual meeting on lung cancer

CASTELLÓ. He Castellón Provincial Hospital Consortium brings together people affected by lung cancer and professionals in a virtual meeting with the aim of addressing a health problem of the first magnitude such as this type of tumor from a multiple perspective. This conference is an initiative of the Association of People Affected by Lung Cancer […]