Please click on any of the following links below to learn more about environmental and other risk factors for lung cancer:


Booklets & Handouts

  1. 3 Ways to Lower Lung Cancer Risk (MD Anderson Cancer Center)
  2. Cancer and The Environment: What You Need to Know, What You Can Do (National Institutes of Health)

  3. I am at high risk for lung cancer: Now what? (American Lung Association)

  4. Lung Cancer Environmental Risk Factors (

  5. Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell Risk Factors and Preventions (

  6. Lung Cancer Risk Factors (HealthLine)

  7. Lung Cancer: Risk Factors and Screening (Advance Healthcare Network)


Web Pages & Articles

  1. Asbestos Exposure and Cancer Risks (National Cancer Institute)

  2. Cancer-Causing Substances in the Environment (National Cancer Institute)

  3. Causes of Lung Cancer (Lung Cancer Answers)

  4. Causes & Risk Factors (Macmillan Cancer Support)

  5. Health Risks of Radon (United States Environmental Protection Agency)

  6. How do you know if you are at risk for lung cancer? (Lung Cancer Foundation of America)

  7. Lung Cancer Risks (

  8. Lung Cancer Risks (Lung Cancer Alliance)

  9. Lung Cancer Risk Factors (American Cancer Society)

  10. Lung Cancer Risk Factors (John Hopkins Medicine)

  11. Radon and Cancer (National Cancer Institute) 

  12. Small Cell Lung Cancer Risk Factors (American Cancer Society)

  13. What Are the Risk Factors for Lung Cancer? (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) 

  14. Why Non-smokers Sometimes Get Lung Cancer (American Cancer Society)


Risks Assessments & Quizzes

  1. Calculate My Lung Cancer Risks (University of Michigan)

  2. Cancer of the Lung Evaluation and Assessment of Risk (CLEAR) (MD Anderson Cancer Center)

  3. Cancer Risk Check (MD Anderson Cancer Center)

  4. Could You Be at Risk For Lung Cancer? Quiz (Everyday Health Media)

  5. Lung Cancer Risk Assessment (Baylor Health Care System)

  6. Lung Cancer Risk Assessment (Roper St. Francis Foundation)

  7. Lung Cancer Risk Assessment Tool (Spitz, LLP, Hoggart, PLCO, & Bach)

  8. Lung Cancer Profiler (Adena Health System)

  9. My Cancer IQ: Lung Cancer Risk Assessment (Cancer Care Ontario)

  10. Quizzes: Test Your Cancer Prevention Know-How (American Institute for Cancer Research)

  11. Cancer Health Check (American Institute for Cancer Research)

  12. "Your Lung Cancer Risk" Questionnaire (Siteman Cancer Center)

  13. "Your Lung Cancer Risk: What Do You Know?" Quiz (Everyday Health)






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