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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

08/16/2018 - 17:14 Childhood Exposure to Secondhand Smoke May Increase Risk of Adult Lung Disease Death
08/01/2018 - 23:28 CVS Health Commits $10 Million to American Cancer Society in Support of Cancer Patient Services and Breakthrough Research
07/31/2018 - 09:00 The American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Offers YOUnited Gear
07/30/2018 - 08:00 American Cancer Society Honors Volunteers with the Volunteer Leadership Award
07/18/2018 - 14:25 Stakeholder Nominations Open to Help Guide Research Grant Process
07/12/2018 - 08:25 American Cancer Society and National Football League Award $3.2 Million in New Grants to Help Reduce Breast Cancer Disparities
07/10/2018 - 16:15 American Cancer Society Outlines Blueprint for Cancer Control in the 21st Century
06/29/2018 - 16:16 Study Links Time Spent Sitting to Higher Risk of Death from 14 Diseases
06/10/2018 - 07:33 Large International Study Links Blood Vitamin D Levels to Colorectal Cancer Risk
05/30/2018 - 03:18 American Cancer Society Updates Colorectal Cancer Screening Guideline
05/23/2018 - 17:51 Lung Cancer Incidence in Women under 50 Surpasses that in Men of the Same Age
05/10/2018 - 06:47 New Grants Totaling $2.6 Million Fund Work to Reduce Immunotherapy Side Effects
04/26/2018 - 05:10 American Cancer Society Welcomes New Member to Board of Directors
04/24/2018 - 08:20 Smoothie King Creates "Daily Warrior" Smoothie in collaboration with the American Cancer Society
04/10/2018 - 13:56 American Cancer Society Welcomes Avon as National Presenting Sponsor of Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walks
04/02/2018 - 05:38 Coaches vs. Cancer Honors Creighton University Coach Greg McDermott and Scranton Preparatory School Coach Andrew Kettel with the 2018 Champion Award
03/12/2018 - 17:50 Study Finds Shared Decision Making Still Lacking in Prostate Cancer Screening
03/08/2018 - 12:14 Report: Big tobacco is targeting the world's most vulnerable to increase profits