Year: 2019

An Update on the Burn Pits Accountability Act of 2019

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Click here to read our statement in support of the legislation. GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer is pleased to report the recent advancement of the Burn Pits Accountability Act. We strongly support this legislation as a first step to ensure that all those affected by burn pit toxins are accounted […]

5 Tips To Navigating Cocktail Season Alcohol-Free 

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By Jade Griffiths Yes, it is still true. Drinking alcohol is linked to an increased risk of breast cancer. But what does this mean for those of us who like enjoying summer drinks with friends? Well, with this statistic in mind, we came up with five tips for navigating ‘patio season 2019’ […]

Science Surgery: ‘Does cancer attack every age group?’

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Different shaped cancer cells Credit: Dr Chris Bakal Our Science Surgery series answers your cancer science questions.  Rich asked: Does cancer attack every age group?  Every two minutes someone in the UK is diagnosed with cancer. So whether it’s a friend, family member or your own diagnosis, cancer touches all of us, no matter how old.   […]

Make an Impact from Home, 7/23!

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On July 23, over 130 advocates will meet with elected officials on Capitol Hill to advocate for the lung cancer community at the GO2 Foundation National Advocacy Summit. Now you have the opportunity to strengthen the collective voice and ignite change—without leaving your home! Join us on July 23 for […]

Lung Cancer Stigma’s Harmful Consequences

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Despite increased awareness around lung cancer in recent years, the stigma associated with the disease remains an issue for the lung cancer community. Beyond the known psychosocial issues associated with this stigma, our research has revealed that both patients and oncologists feel that the stigma can actually affect the level […]