Fact Checked

SurvivorNet Fact Checking and Medical Review Standards:  

The SurvivorNet News Team creates high quality medical information that complies with our industry leading standards for factual accuracy and sourcing from leading experts at academic medical institutions. Every news article is thoroughly fact-checked by our physician collaborators. We vet each piece of work for factual integrity, impartiality, and clearly label any professional conflicts.

All SurvivorNet articles adhere to the following standards:

  1. All studies and research papers cited are from reputable academic medical institutions or peer-reviewed journals.
  2. When we use data, statistics, or quotes these references link to the original source.
  3. All content related to new treatments, drugs, procedures, and so on must clearly describe availability, side effects, treatment target (such as triple negative breast cancer)
  4. All medical information on SurvivorNet is sourced from respected medical professionals with verified medical credentials and links are provided to these sources.
  5. We strive to give the reader relevant background information and include, clearly-sourced contextual health information in all articles
6) Readers are clearly alerted to any conflicts of interest from a medical source or the authors of a cited study.
/ Updated May 9th, 2019

Targeted Therapy for Lung Cancer

NOW
PLAYING
‘Real Housewives of Dallas’ Star Tiffany Hendra, 49, Shares Scars From Skin Cancer Surgery, Says She's Now Part of "Melanoma Warrior Tribe"
NOW
PLAYING
Faith, Patience, & Kindness Have Been Gary Breshears’ Allies in Caring for His Wife With Lung Cancer
NOW
PLAYING
Rush Limbaugh Cries As he Thanks Fans in 2020 Radio Sign-Off: "I Wasn't Expected to Be Alive Today"
NOW
PLAYING
Millions Send Holiday Wishes as Rush Limbaugh Announces He Will Take Time Off During Lung Cancer Battle
NOW
PLAYING
Seeking Human Decency-- CNN Anchor Asks People to Wish Radio Host Rush Limbaugh Well As He Fights Lung Cancer
NOW
PLAYING
Princess Margaret Had Lung Biopsy in 1985 to Check For Cancer After Smoking Heavily For Years; It's Important to Be Proactive

SurvivorNetTV.
Hope. Science.
Inspiration.

Discover SNTV
×

Introducing, the Journey Bar

Use this bar to access information about the steps in your cancer journey.