Survey Shows That Despite Gains, Stigma Remains a Problem

2018-09-07T16:42:32-05:00September 5th, 2018|Hot Topics, News|

SURVEY SHOWS INCREASED PUBLIC AWARENESS OF LUNG CANCER OVER LAST DECADE Despite Gains, Stigma Remains a Problem; Survivors Continue to Shoulder Blame for Diagnosis Wednesday, September 5, 2018 – Survey results released today by Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) show that general awareness about lung cancer has improved significantly over the last decade with 94 percent of the public reporting familiarity with lung cancer. Despite this change in overall perspective, findings also indicate that lung cancer stigma remains a significant problem with an [...]