Leonor Mateus Ferreira is an emerging, young journalist, with a Batchelor's degree in Communication and post-graduate degree in Multiplatform Journalism. She is particularly interested in politics and current affairs, and is currently studying for a masters degree in economics and public policies.
The Senate Minority Leader and senior U.S. Senator from Kentucky, Mitch McConnell, has asked Medicare to reinforce early detection of lung cancer. The request was made in a letter addressed directly to the Centers for ... Read more
A new lung cancer test may benefit heavy smokers older than 65 years, as demonstrated by a study reanalyzed by investigators at the National Cancer Institute, as Medicare is raising questions about the ... Read more
The use of United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) lung cancer screening recommendations in high-risk Medicare beneficiaries is cost effective, as demonstrated by an actuarial cost-benefit analysis conducted by Milliman, ... Read more
The LUNGevity Foundation, the Lung Cancer Research Foundation, and the Melanoma Research Alliance have established a partnership to co-fund a new, innovative research project on PD-1 inhibitor treatment options for both ... Read more