Breast cancer deaths continue to decline, thanks to increased awareness and early detection through regular screening. Research has shown that breast cancer screening with mammography has been found to detect cancer early, when it is most treatable. If you’re a woman over 40, talk to your doctor about scheduling your annual mammogram today. If you’re […]

Colon cancer claims nearly 50,000 lives each year and is the nation’s second leading cause of cancer death when both sexes are combined. Most colon cancers are preventable and treatable if detected early. Colorectal cancer signs and symptoms include rectal bleeding or blood in the stool, persistent cramping or abdominal pain and unexplained weight loss. […]

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month raising awareness and the benefits of screening and early detection. Hundreds of supporters, survivors, and caregivers participated in the 5k walk around North Hills and surrounding neighborhoods to show their support for ACS research and those affected by breast cancer.