Mission: To eliminate cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from the disease, through research, education, advocacy and service.
Programs: Prevention programs, derived in part on our cancer research, provide the public and health professionals with information and education to prevent cancer occurrence and to reduce the risk of developing cancer. Grants to affiliates: $1,470,687 relay for life and making strides against breast cancer - see schedule o
detection and treatment programs seek to find cancer before it is clinically apparent and provide information and education about options for treatment, a cure, recurrence, symptom management, and pain control. Grants to affiliates: $1,113,796 relay for life and making strides against breast cancer - see schedule o
patient support programs assist cancer patients and their families in an effort to ease the burden of the disease. Grants to affiliates: $50,000 relay for life and making strides against breast cancer - see schedule o
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