American Cancer Society

American Cancer Society, Meharry Team Up to Change the Narrative

Nov 22, 2021 at 03:11 pm by Staff

Addressing Outcomes, Workforce Disparities African Americans are more likely to die of cancer than any other ethnic group. Helping the medical community gain a better underst.... Read More

ACS CAN Applauds Lee on Tobacco Cessation Efforts, Denounces TennCare Waiver

Mar 03, 2021 at 05:24 pm by Staff

In February, Gov. Bill Lee released his proposed state operating budget, which includes a $2 million dollar increase in tobacco prevention program funding. On Jan. 15, he sign.... Read More

ACS ResearcHERS Program Bringing Awareness to Women in Science

May 13, 2019 at 04:03 pm by Staff

More Research Led by Women, More Hope for Cancer Patients Women are driving forces in the fight against cancer. According to recent data from the American Cancer Society, 50 p.... Read More

Fighting Breast Cancer with New Research, New Tools

May 08, 2017 at 02:39 pm by Staff

Although many more will die from heart disease and lung cancer, breast cancer remains the most feared diagnosis for many women. The bad news is it is the most common cancer am.... Read More