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Prevention in Action: MCED white paper, support for health care worker vaccination and more

Now available: Advocacy Workshop white paper on multi-cancer early detection The Prevent Cancer Foundation held its annual Advocacy Workshop on June 17. The event focused…

Prevention in Action: Protecting access to breast cancer screening, D.C. ban on tobacco flavors and more

Prevention in Action will now arrive in your inboxes once a month! It’s the same great content with less strain on your inbox, along with…

Prevention in Action: FDA and tobacco products, innovation in multi-cancer screenings and more

Prevent Cancer Foundation opposes any efforts to weaken FDA’s authority over tobacco products On June 30, the Prevent Cancer Foundation joined national advocacy organizations, including…

Prevention in Action: ACA remains intact, LGBTQ+ Americans and cancer risk and more

Prevent Cancer Foundation applauds Supreme Court ruling upholding Affordable Care Act On Thursday June 17, the Supreme Court ruled to uphold the Affordable Care Act…

Prevention in Action: National Black Family Cancer Awareness Week, Brooks-LaSure confirmed and more

FDA announces National Black Family Cancer Awareness Week  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Oncology Center of Excellence, Project Community has announced a new…

Medicare multi-cancer early detection legislation introduced in Senate

STATEMENT OF SUPPORT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Lisa Berry Edwards Lisa.Edwards@preventcancer.org WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Prevent Cancer Foundation® applauds the Senate introduction of the Medicare…

Prevention in Action: Senate bill on multi-cancer early detection coverage, new colorectal cancer screening guidelines and more

Prevent Cancer Foundation supports Senate introduction of the Medicare Multi-Cancer Early Detection Screening Coverage Act of 2021 The Prevent Cancer Foundation applauds Senators Mike Crapo…

NCI-designated cancer centers call for urgent action to get cancer-preventing HPV vaccination back on track

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Katy Hobgood Ray St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Desk: 901-595-0564 Cell: 901-568-9869 Katy.Hobgood@stjude.org media@stjude.org Marvin Stockwell St. Jude Children’s Research…

More people under age 50 now have access to colorectal cancer screening

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lisa Berry Edwards Lisa.Edwards@preventcancer.org The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) today finalized their new recommendations for colorectal cancer screening, giving…