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Lung Cancer

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VIDEO: New Treatments For Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is responsible for more deaths than other types of cancer.

07/14/2014

Debbie DiMasi (WBZ-TV)

Sal DiMasi, Wife Surprised By Lung Cancer Diagnosis In Prison

The wife of former House Speaker Sal DiMasi discovered the diagnosis in a note in his prison medical records from 2012.

02/03/2014

WBZ-TV reporter Bill Shields

WBZ-TV’s Bill Shields Thanks Viewers For Support During Cancer Battle

Bill returned to work Monday after two months off and wanted to share a message.

01/06/2014

Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy

Jerry Remy Has Relapse Of Lung Cancer

He said a CAT scan back in January revealed a spot on his lung. He said it was not the same spot where he was originally diagnosed with lung cancer back in 2009.

04/11/2013

(Photo courtesy of the American Cancer Society via Getty Images)

High Tech Approach To Treat Lung Cancer

Surgeons at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center are now offering lung cancer patients a new option in minimally invasive surgery, using a robot to assist them with removing cancerous lobes.

03/12/2013

(CBS)

Boston Medical Center Offering New Lung Cancer Treatment

Thoracic surgery has come a long way in recent years. Boston Medical Center is the first hospital in New England to offer port access robot lobectomies to treat lung cancer.

04/26/2011

New research is giving hope to cancer patients.

New Cancer Therapy Offers New Hope For Patients

For cancer patients, the treatment often feels worse than the disease, but scientists have developed a new therapy with virtually no side effects.

02/25/2011

(CBS)

Curious Why Not More Focus On Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is the deadliest of all cancers, killing smokers and non-smokers alike. In fact more people die each year from lung cancer than from breast, colon and prostate cancers combined.

12/10/2010

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CT Scans May Fight Lung Cancer Deaths

The National Cancer Institute announced Thursday that a screening test may help fight the nation’s top cancer killer.

11/04/2010

Oscar-winner actress Patricia Neal dies at age 84

Actress Patricia Neal, who won an Oscar in 1964 for “Hud” and later fought back from crippling strokes, has died at her home on Martha’s Vineyard. She was 84.

08/09/2010

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