The Numbers Don't Lie:

  • More Than 224,000new cases of lung cancer will be diagnosed in the U.S. this year.
  • An estimated 159,260people will die from lung cancer in 2014.
  • Male: 1 in 13, Female: 1 in 16overall lifetime chance of developing lung cancer.
  • 52.6% 5-year Survival Ratewhen diagnosed at early stages.
  • 27%of cancer deaths are caused by lung cancer.

The North Shore-LIJ Cancer Institute offers a range of treatment options and a multidisciplinary team of lung cancer experts. Learn more or make an appointment at 1-855-858-8550.

Get help to stop smoking. Learn about the smoking cessation programs and support groups offered at North Shore-LIJ, including the Center for Tobacco Control.

It’s never too early to learn your risk of developing lung cancer.

Take Our FREE Health Risk Assessment For those ages 55 to 74 who are current or past smokers.