Lung cancer survivors, families gather for vigil

Nov 14, 2012 Full story: FOX59.com 8

St. Vincent Cancer Care and the Lung Cancer Alliance partnered up to host the second annual Shine a Light on Lung Cancer Vigil Tuesday night.

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Tib bit

Indianapolis, IN

#1 Nov 14, 2012
This is very nice. I'm glad hospice didn't step in on these lung cancer patients and stop their medicine and just let them die. Everyone is so quick to assume that nobody can go into remission with lung cancer the same as you can with other cancers. Yes, you can and I've seen it many times. People should not be so quick to give up on lung cancer patients lives. I have a friend who is a 15 year lung cancer survivor. Don't give up on people with cancer so easily. Keep giving them their medicine and let God decide when it's time...not hospice, doctors or family.
amen

Indianapolis, IN

#2 Nov 14, 2012
Tib bit wrote:
This is very nice. I'm glad hospice didn't step in on these lung cancer patients and stop their medicine and just let them die. Everyone is so quick to assume that nobody can go into remission with lung cancer the same as you can with other cancers. Yes, you can and I've seen it many times. People should not be so quick to give up on lung cancer patients lives. I have a friend who is a 15 year lung cancer survivor. Don't give up on people with cancer so easily. Keep giving them their medicine and let God decide when it's time...not hospice, doctors or family.
If a person smokes, they are asking for it.

The real victims are those who have never touched tobacco.
jle76

Greenwood, IN

#3 Nov 14, 2012
Life is hard enough. Why up the ante by smoking. I have seen people taking chemo treatments only to go outside and light up. Thats alot of money and time spent on treatment for what? So you can live to smoke another day. Have at but please stop blowing it on us that don't smoke.
Bonita

Indianapolis, IN

#4 Nov 14, 2012
I've known lots of people who have had cancer that never smoked a day in their life, lung cancer included. Did you know most of our food is just as bad as cigarettes?
jle76 wrote:
Life is hard enough. Why up the ante by smoking. I have seen people taking chemo treatments only to go outside and light up. Thats alot of money and time spent on treatment for what? So you can live to smoke another day. Have at but please stop blowing it on us that don't smoke.
jle76

Greenwood, IN

#5 Nov 14, 2012
Thanks for getting my point that alot of us are dying that NEVER smoked. Period. Ever. And yes, there are many carcinogens out there in unknown sources.
just me

Searcy, AR

#6 Nov 14, 2012
amen wrote:
<quoted text>If a person smokes, they are asking for it.

The real victims are those who have never touched tobacco.
NOBODY deserves cancer! Nobody is asking for it!
jle76

Greenwood, IN

#7 Nov 14, 2012
just me wrote:
<quoted text>
NOBODY deserves cancer! Nobody is asking for it!
Just don't extend an invitation by smoking.

Since: Nov 12

Pereira, Colombia

#8 Nov 22, 2012
Lung cancer survivors, families gather for vigil for more information on this please contact us on judepeters01@gmail.com

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