It’s Lung Cancer Awareness Month!

It’s Lung Cancer Awareness Month!

Anyone with lungs can get lung cancer. This November, for Lung Cancer Awareness Month, we’re spreading facts about lung cancer and life with lung cancer, and highlighting the many advocacy efforts and experiences of the community.

Lung cancer accounts for 25.3% of all cancer deaths, and causes the most cancer-related deaths in the United States. Researchers are making remarkable progress, despite disproportionate funding, but improving awareness, advocacy, and funding are just as important as ever.

Check below the poll for some easy ways to spread awareness!

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1. Enter to win

From November 2 through November 26, enter to win two bracelets from The Pearl Project – one to keep and one to share. You can learn more about entering the giveaway HERE!

2. Send a letter to congress

Write a letter to your legislators about why it’s important to give lung cancer a larger awareness platform and fund lung cancer research. To help get your letter in the mail, you can download and print our customized letter template HERE!

3. Tell your story

Sharing your story can help others in similar situations, as well as help raise awareness about lung cancer. Submit your story and read others here.

4. Help others in the community

Answer questions or ask your own in our Q&A.

5. Update your Facebook profile

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Add our custom frame to your current Facebook profile picture by clicking here and following the instructions provided, or clicking below!

Facebook Cover Image

You can update your cover photo by downloading the image below to use as your own. To download it to your computer, simply right-click on the image and choose the option to “Save Image As” – and it’s yours!

6. Share information

Share these recent articles to raise awareness about what life with lung cancer is like, by emailing or sharing on social media:

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