Stigma associated with lung cancer as a ‘smokers’ disease’ is costing lives through inadequate detection of early disease, deficiencies in care and lack of research, according to the Lung Foundation Australia. Launching a ‘call to action’ to improve lung cancer outcomes, Lung Foundation CEO Heather Allan said that stereotyping and lack of support contributed to ...
Lung cancer stigma is costing lives
By Tony James
23 Aug 2016