Let’s Find a Cure

Let’s Find a Cure

My husband Kevin was diagnosed with COPD about nine years ago. He got very sick with pneumonia and they found a nodule in his lung. It was biopsied and was found to be benign. No one ever told him to come back and have it rechecked. Three years ago we both quit...
Emily – Together We Can!

Emily – Together We Can!

Hello, my name is Emily, and this past March, my mom was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. My mom had been in and out of the hospital since October of last year, but the doctors insisted that she was just have panic attacks and that her anxiety was getting the best...
Immunotherapy Saved My Life

Immunotherapy Saved My Life

February 20, 2015, is the day I received the news. I was 40 years old, a mother of two daughters, a wife and a daughter of a survivor. I was diagnosed with stage 3a non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) poorly mixed with adenocarcinoma, and the prognosis was grim. I...