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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

10/16/2017 - 15:49 Insurance Plays Significant Role in Breast Cancer Disparities
10/10/2017 - 06:40 American Cancer Society Giants of Science Gala Honors Simone I. Smith, Society-Funded Researchers at UCLA, City of Hope, Salk Institute, Caltech
10/05/2017 - 11:42 NFL And American Cancer Society Expand Crucial Catch Campaign To Support Multiple Cancers
10/03/2017 - 09:09 American Cancer Society breaks ground on Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation Hope Lodge
10/03/2017 - 07:57 Black/white mortality differences closing in several states
10/02/2017 - 08:06 American Cancer Society Honors Dr. Michael A. Andrykowski with the Trish Greene Quality of Life Award
10/02/2017 - 07:10 American Cancer Society Honors Two Exceptional Volunteers with the Volunteer Leadership Award
10/02/2017 - 06:13 American Cancer Society Honors Exceptional Volunteers with the Margot S. Freudenberg National Volunteer Award
09/20/2017 - 11:41 Rapper Offset Launches $500K Fundraising Campaign for the American Cancer Society
09/19/2017 - 12:09 New American Cancer Society Breast Cancer Book Offers Hope to Newly Diagnosed
09/18/2017 - 06:02 New American Cancer Society Brand Strategy and Creative Campaign Illustrates Organization's Unique Role Attacking Cancer from Every Angle
09/15/2017 - 16:53 American Cancer Society Statement on Philip Morris International Support of New Effort
08/29/2017 - 17:12 Leading Health Groups Demand Film Industry Give R-Rating to Movies that Depict Smoking
08/21/2017 - 05:44 Be a Superhero in the Fight against Breast Cancer
08/14/2017 - 07:37 National Association of Community Health Centers, American Cancer Society Join to Commemorate National Health Center Week
08/10/2017 - 06:26 Higher Income Individuals Undertake Intense Physical Activity; More Sedentary
08/08/2017 - 11:51 Colorectal Cancer Death Rates Rising in People Under 55
07/24/2017 - 14:25 Leading National Cancer Groups Chart Future of Disparities Research