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As a leader in nationwide efforts to ease the burden of cancer, CDC works with national cancer organizations, state health agencies, and other key groups to develop, implement, and promote effective strategies for preventing and controlling cancer.

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What’s New

Screening for Colorectal Cancer: Optimizing Quality (CME)
These continuing education courses provide guidance and tools for clinicians on the optimal ways to implement screening for colorectal cancer to help ensure that patients receive maximum benefit.

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“A Tan Is Not a Sign of Health”

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In this blog post, Sharon McKenna, a melanoma survivor and sun safety manager with the Arizona Department of Health Services, shares her story.

Cervical Cancer Podcast

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Listen as two friends—one a doctor—talk about cervical cancer symptoms and screening options.

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Protect All the Skin You’re In

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A new CDC study found that most Americans don't use sunscreen regularly. This infographic lists sun protection strategies that work.

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International Cancer Control

CDC is working with partners to reduce the cancer burden in low- and middle- income countries.

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