New York Daily News – Doctors Seek New Ways To Diagnose Lung Cancer In Its Earliest Stages

 – April 27, 2011 /Press Release/  –– 

Lung cancer is still the leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States, though the incidence of lung cancer has been dropping for the past 30 years. "The cause of lung cancer is a relatively easy issue: The main environmental factor is smoking," says Dr. Paolo Boffetta from Mount Sinai. "Smokers are at least 10 times more likely to develop lung cancer than nonsmokers."  Learn more