american cancer society

Syracuse Healthcare Organizations Pledge to Increase Colo-Rectal Cancer Screenings

Mar 8, 2016
infographic showing statistics about colo-rectal cancer survival rates for cases detected beforehand (90 percent) and during early stages (40%). The graphic also lists the stages of colo-rectal cancer.
American Cancer Society

  A range of businesses and health care institutions is teaming up to cut the number of colo-rectal cancer cases in half.

  New York Cancer prevention officials are recognizing the 50th anniversary of the study that began decades of trying to get people to either quit – or never start – smoking.

There might be tens of thousands fewer smokers in Central New York thanks to county and state policies that have proven to curb tobacco use.