Lung cancer symptoms include having a cough that won’t go away, unexplained weight loss and severe chest pain. But you could also be at risk of the disease if you have this distinctive cough. How long should you wait before seeing a doctor?
Taking the cholesterol-lowering medications known as statins for a year before getting a diagnosis of lung cancer was associated with a 12 percent lower risk of dying from that cancer, new research suggested.
Researchers at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), in collaboration with other colleagues of the Genetic Epidemiology of Lung Cancer Consortium (GELCC), have identified a gene that is associated with lung cancer.