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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

02/21/2018 - 15:58 American Cancer Society and Global Center for Medical Innovation Partner to Accelerate Pace of Bringing Research to Clinic
02/20/2018 - 08:08 American Cancer Society and Fight Colorectal Cancer Rally Celebrities, Survivors and Experts to Raise Awareness About Colorectal Cancer Screening
02/12/2018 - 08:42 American Cancer Society Needs Volunteer Drivers to Transport Cancer Patients to Treatment
02/08/2018 - 08:36 Five Corporations Raise More Than $1 Million Each for American Cancer Society
01/31/2018 - 09:34 Whos Still Smoking: Report Highlights Populations Still at Risk
01/25/2018 - 12:44 Report Highlights Current Evidence Regarding E-Cigarettes
01/22/2018 - 12:40 Nationwide Basketball Coaches Unite to Fight Cancer During Coaches vs. Cancer Suits And Sneakers Week
01/04/2018 - 06:16 Cancer Mortality in the U.S. Continues Decades-Long Drop
12/11/2017 - 07:56 American Cancer Society Welcomes Seven New Members and Newly-Elected Officers to Board of Directors
12/11/2017 - 05:57 National Lung Cancer Roundtable Brings Together Patients, Organizations, and Clinicians for First Annual Meeting
11/30/2017 - 01:49 Study Suggests Measurable Impact of Colorectal Cancer Screening Program
11/21/2017 - 11:44 New Study Calculates Contribution of Smoking, Poor Diet, Obesity, and Other Modifiable Risk Factors to Cancer in the United States
11/16/2017 - 15:05 American Cancer Societys Great American Smokeout encourages smokers to make a plan to quit
11/15/2017 - 09:56 Novartis, ASCP and ACS join forces to fight cancer in Ethiopia, Uganda and Tanzania
11/14/2017 - 09:29 Differences in Insurance Coverage Associated with Nearly Half of Black-White Survival Disparity in Colorectal Cancer
11/10/2017 - 04:16 American Cancer Society Coaches vs. Cancer and NABC Celebrate 25 Years of Teaming Up Against Cancer
10/19/2017 - 18:48 Walking below minimum recommended levels linked to lower mortality risk
10/16/2017 - 14:49 Insurance Plays Significant Role in Breast Cancer Disparities