public health

Lung health checks launched in East Lancashire in drive to save more lives

Published on April 4, 2022 at 4:17 pm

Past and current smokers in East Lancashire are being invited to an NHS lung health check in a drive to improve earlier diagnosis of lung cancer and save more lives.

With one of the highest mortality rates for lung cancer in England, Lancashire and South Cumbria is one of 43 places across the country to run the Targeted Lung Health Check programme.

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