In 2012, the American Cancer Society estimates there will be more than 226,000 women diagnosed with invasive breast cancer and more than 2,100 cases diagnosed in men. -Learn More
Excluding skin cancers, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women in the United States.
Gynecologic cancers start in a woman's reproductive organs. They begin in different places within a woman's pelvis, which is the area below the stomach and in between the hip bones.
Leukemia, Lymphoma & Multiple Myeloma
Leukemia is a cancer of the bone marrow, and leads to the production of abnormal blood cells. Eventually, these abnormal cells take over the normal cells such as red blood cells and platelets. -Learn More
According to the American Cancer Society, more than 92,000 men and 81,000 women are diagnosed each year with cancer of the lungs and bronchi (the air tubes leading to the lungs). Lung cancer is the largest cause of cancer deaths for women in the United States. -Learn More
More than 240,000 new cases of prostate cancer are expected to be diagnosed this year in the United States. Aside from skin cancer, it is the most common cancer in American men. Statistics show that one in six men will be diagnosed in their lifetime. -Learn More
Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. Each year, more than 3.5 million skin cancers are diagnosed. There are more new cases of skin cancer than cancers of the breast, colon, prostate and lung combined. -Learn More