November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month and what many people don’t realize is that 15% of people who get lung cancer are never smokers. You can actually get the disease from things like vaping, 2nd hand and even 3rd hand smoke.
In fact, according to the American Cancer Society, Lung cancer is by far the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women in the world; about 1 out of 4 cancer deaths are from lung cancer.
That’s why we talked with Dr. Eric Presser who provides an empowering, comprehensive guide to the disease with his new book: An Empowering Guide to Lung Cancer: Six Steps to Taking Charge of Your Care and Your Life
With this book, Dr. Eric Presser provides a comprehensive guide to lung cancer for anyone seeking a deeper understanding of the treatments available such as chemotherapy and even minimally invasive techniques.
Not only does the text cover these customized treatment options, but it also guides patients, their loved ones, and caregivers through diagnosis, acceptance, and treatment of the illness.
So if you’re looking to quit smoking, seeking a deeper understanding of the treatments available, or trying to cope with the diagnosis, join Dr. Presser’s six steps that will with help people with lung cancer take charge of their lives.
You can learn more about Dr. Eric Presser’s practice, experience, techniques and his new book by watching our full segment below or visiting his website, www.ericpressermd.com.