Stuffy Nose

Stuffy nose is a condition that has plagued most adults at one time or another. It is an inability to breath easily through the nose. It may be a short term problem or a chronic […]

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What you need to know about Lung Cancer, from Penrose-St. Francis Health Services

By: Chris Valentine, Penrose-St. Francis Health Services, for SENIOR Magazine (Colorado Springs edition)

According to the American Cancer Society, lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death for both men and women. Most people are surprised when they hear this because lung cancer isn’t something that you hear about in the national media on a regular basis. We asked thoracic surgeon Dr. Matthew Blum with Penrose-St. Francis Health Services to shed some light on the subject for us.