By David Mittleman

Cancer can be a frightening word. Most of us know at least one person who has been afflicted by some form of the disease. According to some sources, the three most common forms of cancer (breast, prostate, and lung) will total about 750,000 new cases this year. Of those three, lung cancer is expected to claim the most lives by a huge margin, with nearly 160,000 estimated deaths.

Progress Being Made, Room for Improvement

Smoking is the biggest risk factor for developing lung cancer. The percentage of active smokers in the general population …read more