Reduce Your Cancer Risk.

About 1 in 5 of all cancers diagnosed in the U.S. are related to poor diets, physically inactive lifestyles, and excess weight. By making healthy choices like being active, eating right and following recommended screening guidelines, you can reduce your risk of cancer.

Did you know?

Colon cancer screening tests look for cancer before signs and symptoms exist.

About 1 in 5 of all cancers diagnosed in the U.S. are related to poor diets, physically inactive lifestyles, and excess weight.

By taking what we’ve learned through research and translating it into action, the American Cancer Society has contributed to a 25% decrease in the overall US cancer death rate since 1991.

That more than half of all cancer deaths are preventable.