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Lung cancer

Information and support for people affected by lung cancer. There are two main types - small cell and non-small cell.

Lung cancer explained

Lung cancer explained

Clinical oncologist Paula Wells explains lung cancer.

About our cancer information videos

Clinical oncologist Paula Wells explains lung cancer.

About our cancer information videos

About lung cancer

Lung cancer is a common cancer that is usually caused by smoking.

  • Understanding

    Information and support for people affected by lung cancer. Read out about the two main types – small cell and non-small cell.

  • Diagnosing

    symptoms, causes and risk factors of lung cancer

  • Organising

    the practical, work and financial side

  • Treating lung cancer

    Treatment for lung cancer will depend on the type and stage of lung cancer you have.

  • Coping

    with and after cancer treatment

  • Resources

    and publications to order, download and print