Articles for Tag: "American Cancer Society"

Making a difference, one patient at a time 
Making a difference, one patient at a time
In honor of National Volunteer Week, see how one hospital volunteer uses her personal experience to impact cancer patients.
Colon cancer rates have dropped dramatically 
Colon cancer rates have dropped dramatically
Experts say screenings are paying off for early detection.
Bald and beautiful for kids  Featured
Bald and beautiful for kids
See how two women are raising money and awareness for childhood cancer with the popular St. Baldrick’s event.
U.S. cancer deaths decline 
U.S. cancer deaths decline
A new American Cancer Society report credits better prevention, screening and treatment to the lower rate of cancer deaths.
Black men wait longer to get prostate cancer care 
Black men wait longer to get prostate cancer care
Research shows African American men diagnosed with prostate cancer wait a week, to nearly 10 days, longer to start treatment. Find out why.