A fantastic segment ran on KABC Los Angeles last night entitled "Lung Cancer Strikes Younger Demographic." It was filmed last week at PER®'s International Lung Cancer Congress® and featured interviews with Dr. Barbara Gitlitz, Bonnie J Addario, and 28 year old lung cancer survivor Emily Bennett Taylor.
Click here to watch the video.
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