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  • Who Should Get the HPV Vaccination and Why 1/06/2017

    Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the US according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

  • Cancer Facts and Figures: Death Rate Down 25% Since 1991 1/05/2017

    The death rate from cancer in the US has declined steadily over the past 2 decades, according to annual statistics reporting from the American Cancer Society.

  • 10 Powerful Survivor Stories From 2016 1/05/2017

    Our featured survivors share words of inspiration, wisdom, hope, and support in these stories about how their lives have been changed by cancer.

  • Prep Ahead for Healthier Meals 1/04/2017

    Eating healthy meals and snacks throughout the week is easier when you plan them out and even prepare them ahead of time.

  • When It’s More Than the Winter Blues 1/01/2017

    As the fun and festivities become memories, this is the time of year many people feel a little let down or sad. Sadness that doesn’t go away or keeps you from enjoying things you usually like could be a sign of clinical depression.

  • Top 10 Cancer News Stories of 2016 12/28/2016

    In 2016 we published stories about new findings in cancer risk factors, treatments, and survivorship issues in children and adults. Our writers and editors have chosen the 10 most significant stories of the year.

  • New Cancer Drug Approvals From 2016 12/25/2016

    In 2016, the FDA approved several new drug treatments for different cancer types that American Cancer Society editors believe will make a significant difference.

  • How to Prevent Cervical Cancer or Find It Early 12/22/2016

    During the past few decades, screening has reduced deaths from cervical cancer, as doctors have been able to find cancer early and treat it, or prevent it from ever developing.

  • How to Prevent Cervical Cancer or Find It Early 12/21/2016

    During the past several decades, screening – testing for cancer before symptoms develop – has reduced deaths from cervical cancer, as doctors have been able to find cancer early and treat it, or prevent it from ever developing.

  • Surgeon General Calls E-Cigarettes Dangerous to Young People 12/14/2016

    A new report from the US Surgeon General says e-cigarette use among youth and young adults has risen to the level of a public health concern.

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