Wellness and prevention

There are many risk factors that may increase your chances of getting lung cancer. Do you know what they are? Cigarette smoking is the number one risk factor for lung cancer but there are others including secondhand smoke, radon, exposure to asbestos and arsenic, family history, radiation therapy and diet.

Understanding your personal risk factors could help prevent cancer. Call 888-321-DOCS and find a doctor that is right for you.

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