Quick, Painless, Convenient: How Low-Dose CT Scans at Williamson Medical Group’s Lung Nodule Clinic are Aiding the Fight against Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women in the United States. In an effort to raise awareness and improve outcomes for lung cancer patients worldwide, a special coalition deemed November Lung Cancer Awareness Month. In 2020, lung cancer was projected to cause nearly as many deaths as breast, […]

COPD isn’t reversible, but there are treatment options that help lung function

COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, affects an estimated 30 million people every year in the United States. More than 80 percent of the time the cause is cigarette smoking. COPD is actually an umbrella term used to describe multiple progressive lung diseases, including emphysema, chronic bronchitis, refractory (non-reversible) asthma, and some forms of bronchiectasis, […]