An estimated 25,300 Canadians will be diagnosed with lung cancer, 80% will die of it. Lung cancer remains the leading cause of cancer death for both men and women in this country.
Lung Cancer Canada (LCC) is a national charitable organization comprised of health care professionals, private citizens, cancer patients and family members whose lives have been affected by lung cancer. We are the only organization in Canada dedicated to providing comprehensive educational materials, advocating for improved patient treatment and early detection. Ongoing research is critical in the area of lung cancer and LCC has a newly dedicated research fund to assist in the advancement of lung cancer research.