A Ten Second Test Leads to a Lung Cancer Diagnosis

When Vacaville realtor Veronica “Ronnie” Link received a flyer in the mail offering a low cost lung cancer screening, she didn’t hesitate to accept the offer. Although she no longer smoked, she looked forward to the test’s assurance that she was as healthy as she felt. She never expected a cancer diagnosis. But thanks to […]

BOX: Scanning for An Early Cure

Recent studies have shown conclusively that detecting lung cancers at a very early stage, before they cause any symptoms, can result in a surprisingly high rate of survival. The best way to detect these early cancers is to screen those who are at risk with computerized tomography, or CT scans. A lung scan is completed […]