Cancer Data, Trends and Policy

Cancer Data, Trends and Policy



Cancer Facts & Figures 2013 Cancer statistics from the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network

Cancer Survivorship: State Policy Issues


Read the summary of the July 2006 policy brief or download full copy here (free for legislators and staff)

Learn more about those living with, through and beyond cancer. The Livestrong Foundation and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are working to create a National Public Health Action Plan on Cancer Survivorship.

Cancer, the Flu, and You Information from the CDC about cancer patients and the flu.
Colorectal Cancer Screening Laws An NCSL summary of colorectal cancer screening policy
Clinical Trials Laws An NCSL summary of clinical trials policy

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
Cancer Prevention and Control Homepage

This comprehensive web site includes cancer fact sheets, program information, and current updates on cancer

State-Specific Cancer Information 

Find out how your state ranks in the most comprehensive study of cancer rates.

How Do You Measure Up? 2013 Latest issues and state information from the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN).


Return to Cancer Prevention and Control Menu Page.


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