Lung Cancer Patient Testimonial

 

 

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Dr. El-Ghamry and Dr. Dunlap Discuss Prostate and Lung Cancer on WHAS-TV Great Day Live

 

 

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Understanding Metastatic Lung Cancer

 

Dr. Dragun Talks Trigeminal Neuralgia on WAVE 3 Listens Live Trigeminal neuralgia is a nerve condition that causes excruciating pain in the face, and is one of several non-cancerous conditions we treat at Louisville CyberKnife. Watch the video below to see Louisville CyberKnife’s Dr. Anthony Dragun discuss how CyberKnife® treats this painful nerve disorder on […]

 

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National Women’s Health Week: Breast Cancer Metastasis to the Lungs

 

This week marks National Women’s Health Week, a national observance aimed at empowering women to prioritize their health. As the second-most diagnosed cancer in women in the U.S., breast cancer is among the most dangerous diseases facing women today. Louisville CyberKnife urges women to take early detection seriously, as many may be unaware that breast […]

 

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From the Courier Journal: Kentucky Smoking Tops Nation

 

From the Courier Journal: Kentucky Smoking Tops Nation Kentucky has long ranked among the states with the highest death and incidence rate for lung cancer and an article from the Courier Journal explains the pitfalls and attempted progress the state has made to combat this ongoing issue. The article cites a report from the U.S. Surgeon […]

 

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Healthy Resolutions: Local Support to Quit Smoking

 

A research study published by the Journal of Clinical Psychology cited that quittingsmoking often ranks among the top ten new year’s resolutions, but only 8 percent of those surveyed achieve their annual goals. Whether you’ve attempted to quit smoking in the past or are making this resolution for the first time, here are a few […]

 

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Research Notes: SBRT for Lung Cancer

 

In the past year, a number of studies have continued to add to the library of clinical research detailing the efficacy of stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for lung cancer. Below are a few highlights of recent findings: In a study completed by Virginia Hospital Center and Georgetown University Hospital, researchers found that combining SBRT […]

 

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Words from CyberKnife Patients

 

More and more patients are seeking CyberKnife treatment across the country and sharing their experiences with the cancer care community. Theresa T., a lung cancer patient, was treated at another center and discovered CyberKnife after looking for a noninvasive option to treat the spread of her disease. After previously undergoing surgery, she hoped to avoid […]

 

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Blog for a Cure: Influential Lung Cancer Blogs

 

Lung cancer is the second most common cancer in both men and women. For diagnosed lung cancer patients and families seeking insight and support, connecting with other patients and their loved ones can often be a valuable resource. Below are a few influential bloggers who have used their blog to become a voice for the […]

 

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Lung Cancer Awareness Month

 

Lung Cancer Awareness Month is celebrated each November to raise awareness for the second most common cancer in both men and women. The American Cancer Society estimates 4,560 new cases of lung cancer will be diagnosed in Kentucky this year. Below are a few ways to support the fight against lung cancer: Shine a Light […]

 

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