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What does WALC stand for?

WALC stands for Women Against Lung Cancer


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While patient advocates around the world have played an important role in raising lung cancer awareness, misinformation continues to surround this disease, creating barriers to treatment and patient care and often generating negative attitudes towards patients affected by this disease," said Stefania Vallone, international relations, Women Against Lung Cancer in Europe and board member, Lung Cancer Europe (LuCE).
Liverpool Ladies FC have teamed up with the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation to raise awareness of both the women's game and the Launch of the Women Against Lung Cancer Campaign.
But now Women Against Lung Cancer hope to raise awareness of the growing trend among women and pressure the Government to invest more into treatment and research.
According to Joan Schiller, MD, President of Women Against Lung Cancer and Professor of Medicine at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, at least 20 percent of women with lung cancer have never smoked, compared to 13 percent of men with lung cancer.