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Cancer

A cancer diagnosis can be devastating. But having information can help you or a loved one cope. Learn about several types of cancer and what you can do to help prevent them.

Breast Cancer

Living healthily is an important way to prevent breast cancer. But you're still at risk even if you do all the right things. That's why early detection is so important.

Breast Cancer

Lung Cancer

Most lung cancer is caused by smoking tobacco. The risk increases with how long a person has smoked and the amount smoked per day. But there are other causes, too.  

Lung Cancer

Ovarian Cancer

Most cases of ovarian cancer occur in women older than 50, but it can also affect younger women.

Ovarian Cancer

Cervical Cancer

While the cause for cervical cancer is not known, most people diagnosed with cervical cancer also have the sexually transmitted human papillomavirus (HPV).

Cervical Cancer

Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer, which affects the colon and rectum, is the third-most diagnosed cancer in women. It is the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States.

Colorectal Cancer

Testicular Cancer

Testicular cancer is the most common form of cancer in men between the ages of 15 and 35.

Testicular Cancer

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