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Over 150,000 annual deaths from lung cancer, lung and heart disease

 

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Over 150,000 annual deaths from lung cancer, lung and heart disease

Public Health England (PHE) has launched a national Be Clear on Cancer awareness campaign which prompts people with symptoms of some of the leading causes of death in England to see their doctor.

Getting out of breath doing things you used to be able to do, or having a cough that has lasted for three weeks or more, could be a sign of lung disease, including lung cancer. Breathlessness can also be a sign of heart disease. More....