Kinds of Cancer
- Inside Knowledge: Get the Facts About Gynecologic Cancer raises awareness of the five main types of gynecologic cancer: cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal, and vulvar.
- Screen for Life: National Colorectal Cancer Action Campaign informs men and women aged 50 years and older about the importance of having regular colorectal cancer screening tests.
- Bring Your Brave educates women younger than age 45 about breast health and breast cancer risk by sharing real stories about young women whose lives have been affected by breast cancer.
- The National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program supports breast and cervical cancer screening services for underserved women.
- The National Comprehensive Cancer Control Program supports programs to fight cancer through coalitions.
- The National Program of Cancer Registries helps programs collect high-quality cancer data.
- The Colorectal Cancer Control Program helps increase colorectal (colon) cancer screening rates.
CDC’s Latest Cancer Research
- In their own words: a qualitative study of the psychosocial concerns of post-treatment and long-term lung cancer survivors
- Changes in knowledge and beliefs about human papillomavirus and cervical cancer screening intervals in low-income women after an educational intervention
- Productivity costs associated with breast cancer among survivors aged 18–44 years
- Medical care costs of breast cancer in privately insured women aged 18–44 years