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More than one million people in the United States get cancer each year. Whether you have cancer or are close to someone who does, understanding what to expect can help you cope. In this section you can find basic information about cancer and what causes it, as well as in-depth information about specific types of cancer, their risk factors, early detection, diagnosis, and treatment options.

American Cancer Society press release, blog etc

11/16/2018 - 13:45 Study Links Social Isolation to Higher Risk of Death
11/12/2018 - 04:13 The Great American Smokeout: Day 1 on the Path to a Tobacco-Free Future
10/30/2018 - 08:18 Report Outlines Priorities to Improve the Lives of Cancer Survivors and Caregivers
10/19/2018 - 19:02 Healthy Diet Linked to Better Outcomes in Colorectal Cancer
10/17/2018 - 05:54 Five Distinguished Individuals to be Honored with Highest American Cancer Society Award
10/11/2018 - 19:43 Report: No Surge in Illicit Cigarette Seizures after Menthol Ban
10/10/2018 - 08:44 Comprehensive Report Says Tobacco Control Must Be Highest Priority in Cancer Control
10/08/2018 - 18:48 American Cancer Society Unveils New Celebrity-Designed Holiday Greeting Cards
10/04/2018 - 16:37 Report Outlines Cancer Risk among Hispanics/Latinos in the United States
10/02/2018 - 08:18 Nearly 14 Million Additional Adolescents Need to Be Vaccinated against HPV to Reach Public Health Goal
10/01/2018 - 10:40 October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: What You Need to Know and How You Can Help
09/24/2018 - 23:43 New American Cancer Society Cookbook Offers More Than 130 Recipes to Help Patients Cope with Nutrition Challenges While Undergoing Treatment
09/04/2018 - 07:44 American Cancer Society Selects First Project in New Accelerator Pipeline
08/29/2018 - 15:42 Bob Crutchfield Named Managing Director of BrightEdge Ventures
08/27/2018 - 04:43 American Cancer Society Honors Dr. Barbara Ann Given with the Trish Greene Quality of Life Award
08/27/2018 - 04:12 American Cancer Society Honors Cancer Caregivers with Lane Adams Quality of Life Award
08/16/2018 - 16:14 Childhood Exposure to Secondhand Smoke May Increase Risk of Adult Lung Disease Death
08/01/2018 - 22:28 CVS Health Commits $10 Million to American Cancer Society in Support of Cancer Patient Services and Breakthrough Research