CancerBro Logo
CancerBro logo
Register
Login
×
CancerBro - Lung Cancer Forum, Lung Cancer Group and Support Community
DiamondHeart
Posted on Oct. 7, 2019, 2:14 p.m.
Hey guys, got the results of my latest CT Scan. Happy to share the test results with you all. My tumors are Stable now. The Lord has finally showered his blessings on me. Praying for everyone here.
Cheryncp
Posted on Aug. 27, 2019, 9:24 p.m.
We all know the association between smoking and lung cancer, it has been ingrained in our brains for many decades now, but were you also aware that more and more people these days are being diagnos... read more
tophospitalsinkolkat
Posted on Aug. 16, 2019, 4:52 p.m.
Lung cancer is a very dangerous disease. It is one of the leading causes of cancer deaths in India. According to the health practitioners at AMRI Hospitals Kolkata, lung cancer is often caused by e... read more
Stewart
Posted on July 29, 2019, 3:24 p.m.
Hii guys, sorry to share this sad update that today is my wife's funeral, I miss her so much. 🙏🏼💔😢 Lung cancer took her from me 😭 Please pray for her spirit.
KarenKelly
Posted on July 13, 2019, 6:49 p.m.
My mom was diagnosed with metastatic lung cancer end of May. She died yesterday and left me alone crying. She will always remembered by everyone she knew. She was one of the nicest person and happy... read more
Navajo
Posted on July 8, 2019, 10:27 p.m.
Hello All, Hope everyone is having a wonderful Monday. I'm reaching out to this page hoping to help the lung cancer community. I was once a caregiver to a loved one that was diagnosed with Stage I... read more
LungCancerBro
Posted on July 6, 2019, 4:46 p.m.
Hello Community Members, Hope you are doing great. Recently, we came to know that most people here don't know from where to accept friend requests and read messages. So, we decided to post it her... read more
Mrsdavis
Posted on June 28, 2019, 3:41 p.m.
Hello everyone, My husband ,56, was diagnosed with stage 4 nsc lung cancer last September. He was a heavy smoker for 37 years. He is receiving chemo with immunotherapy treatment every 3 weeks intra... read more
LungCancerBro
Posted on June 28, 2019, 2:35 p.m.
Being a cancer FIGHTER, there are always a lot of questions and doubts in our mind. And who can answer them better than a SURVIVOR. So all the FIGHTERS in the group can ask what's there in their m... read more
Ravicatl
Posted on June 24, 2019, 11:24 a.m.
Hi ! I am Ravi , I have stage 4 lung cancer with bone mets from Oct.2016 onwards, Joined for support and encouragement. Am under tagrisso ( osimertinib ) pill for the last 10 months , Feeling bet... read more

Welcome to our Lung Cancer Forum and Support Group

CancerBro Lung Cancer discussion forum is an online social group for patients, caregivers, and survivors dealing with small cell and non small cell lung cancer. Community members help and support each other, share personal stories, feelings, and information. 

You can share your concerns, ask questions, and share experiences in the suppport forum. In case, you want to chat privately, then you can also send direct messages to community members. For any suggestions or queries write us at support@cancerbro.com.

About Lung Cancer:

Lung cancer is a disease in which malignant cells starts developing in one of both lungs. It is the second most common cancer in both men and women. According to American Cancer Society, in 2019 there will be about 228,150 new cases of lung cancer in the United States. 

 

Types of lung cancer:

  1. Small Cell Lung Cancer: It is the most aggressive form of lung cancer and about 12 out of 100 lung cancers diagnosed are this type. 
  2. Non Small Lung Cancer: It is the most common form of lung cancer. 

 

Risk Factors of Lung Cancer:

  1. Tobacco/Cigarette smoking
  2. Environmental exposure to certain chemicals. 
  3. Air pollution
  4. Family history
  5. Exposure to radiation. 
  6. Genetic alterations.

Symptoms of Lung cancer:

  1. Chronic cough that doesn’t respond to treatment
  2. Blood in sputum
  3. Hoarseness of voice
  4. Pain in the chest that gets worse.
  5. Weakness and fatigue
  6. Persistent infections like bronchitis or pneumonia

To raise lung cancer awareness, we have written informative articles on lung cancer risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, staging, and treatment options available.

Community Guidelines:

  1. If you are new to the community, then please introduce yourself to other members. In the Introduction post - you can share about your diagnosis, any experience or story, and what you expect from the support group. 
  2. If you want to stay anonymous, then please do not share any personal information anywhere in the website. You can read more about your privacy controls here
  3. Be kind to others and any use of foul or abusive language is strictly prohibited. 
  4. Do not spam the community with self promotional posts. 
  5. Do not spam other community members with excessive friend requests and personal messages. 
  6. Do not consider any information in the forum as medical opinion. 

Read more community guidelines and terms & conditions here