You are one of a kind, so is your cancer

Precision medicine is transforming the treatment of lung cancer. Here you'll find information and inspiration to help you connect with the right testing, treatment, and trials for you.

You’re not alone.

There are thousands of people going through what you’re going through right now, and we hope that sharing their stories gives you inspiration to start connecting with patients and support services through the resources below.

How can I hear from patients who have gone through this?

Patient Power

Patient Power

Patient Power is dedicated to helping cancer patients, survivors and their care partners get the latest information about their condition, leading-edge treatments, and clinical trials. Through live and online meetings, video programs, and social media, Patient Power “empowers” patients to take charge of their own healthcare decisions in partnership with their medical team.

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PatientsLikeMe

PatientsLikeMe

PatientsLikeMe, the world’s largest personalized health network, helps people find new options for treatments, connect with others, and take action to improve their outcomes.

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Lung Cancer Foundation

Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF)

The ALCF is a patient-founded, patient-focused, and patient-driven organization devoted to eradicating lung cancer. They provide educational programming and resources for patients, as well as individualized support through their Patient Portal program.

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Free to Breathe

Free to Breathe

Free to Breathe is a partnership of lung cancer survivors, advocates, researchers, healthcare professionals, and industry leaders. They fund research, provide educational materials, and support patients and caregivers through a support line and online community.

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LCA

Lung Cancer Alliance

Through support programs tailored for patients like you, they provide a path to your best treatments which includes access to molecular testing and clinical trial matching and they connect you with other survivors who have walked in your shoes and can give advice and support.

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LCFA

Lung Cancer Foundation of America (LCFA)

LCFA is an organization dedicated to improving survivorship of lung cancer patients through the funding of transformative science. They provide educational resources for patients and raise awareness and funds for research

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Patient Empowerment Foundation

Patient Empowerment Foundation (PEF)

The Patient Empowerment Foundation uses online and digital communications to educate and empower patients and family members worldwide who are facing cancer and serious chronic illness.

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SURVIVEiT

SURVIVEiT

SURVIVEiT is an organization founded by Matt Ellefson, a seven-time lung cancer survivor. It’s the world’s first and only non-profit cancer care rating resource.

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Viviphi

Viviphi

Viviphi provides patients and oncologists with  actionable knowledge to beat cancer. Patients can access personalized reports with current, nationally-accepted standards of cancer care and the latest advances in precision medicine.

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LVNG With Lung Cancer

LVNG With Lung Cancer

A community of people living with lung cancer and loved ones who are inspiring each other to face each day with authenticity and hope.
Brought to you by AstraZeneca.

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American Lung Association

American Lung Association (ALA)

The American Lung Association is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to conquering lung disease and promoting lung health. They have excellent educational resources on lung cancer.

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Cancer Care

Cancer Care

Cancer Care is a national organization that offers support groups, educational programs, and helpful cancer information. They also publish “A Helping Hand: The Resource Guide for People with Cancer,” which highlights programs and organizations serving those with cancer.

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Inspire

Inspire

Inspire is a collection of online support groups across multiple therapeutic areas. They have several lung cancer groups where patients can share and learn from other patients.

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Inspire & ALA Support Group

Inspire & ALA Support Group

This is a lung cancer survivors support group and discussion community where patients can share and learn from other patients.

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Lung Cancer Registry

Lung Cancer Registry

This initiative aims to transform lung cancer into a chronically managed disease within 10 years and ultimately to find a cure. Patients are encouraged to participate in their lung cancer registry, so that they can build a knowledge base to enable researchers to identify and understand the complexities of this disease.

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National Comprehensive Cancer Network

National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®), a not-for-profit alliance of 27 of the world’s leading cancer centers devoted to patient care, research, and education. They provide excellent educational resources for patients.

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National Cancer Institute

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

The NCI Contact Center (also known as NCI’s Cancer Information Service) is a federally-funded cancer education program that provides accurate, up-to-date, and reliable information on cancer that is easy to understand.

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