Why Doesn't Lung Cancer Get as Much Attention as Other Cancers?

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I think certain diseases are looked upon a little more sympathetically like breast cancer. There's a lot that goes into breast cancer and I think you have young women who are getting inflicted with it. It's pretty devastating but I have tones of young women who are getting lung cancer as well, and I think it deserves the same attention.

When you look at something like breast cancer or colon cancer you have advocates out there pushing for those diseases and for lung cancer we really haven't had many people who have a lot of influence who can speak out about the disease. I mean you have Peter Jennings who had lung cancer and he died.

There is not enough people who've been afflicted with it, who have enough of a voice out there where they can make a difference.