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I've seen a lot of change in my life. TV -- 3 broadcast channels to hundreds of cable and satellite channels to streaming watch on demand. Music -- from a 9 volt AM transistor radio to thousands of songs on my smart phone. Telephone -- from 5 families sharing a "party line" to a video chat with my granddaughter. I could go on and on. But most significant to me are the advances in treating lung cancer discovered and fielded in the last 14 years. My diagnosis was a near death sentence. Today, there are so many more options with effective treatments for the newly diagnosed. This Forbes article does a wonderful job of explaining the remarkable advances in treatments that are available for those newly diagnosed with lung cancer. Once our most effective and reliable treatment, hope, is slowing giving way to methods that provide significant life after diagnosis. Spread the word... and.... Stay the course. Tom