Press Releases (Research/Grants) American Cancer Society MediaRoom Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Becoming More Affordable around the World Increasing Affordability Expected to Hamper Efforts to Address Global Obesity Epidemic Thu, 04 May 2017 10:26:00 -0400 Cancer Occurrence among African-born Blacks Differs Substantially from Blacks Born in the U.S. Thu, 13 Apr 2017 11:00:00 -0400 American Cancer Society Awards New Research and Training Grants Awards include 109 grants totaling more than $45 million in first of two cycles for 2017 Mon, 03 Apr 2017 12:21:00 -0400 Annual Report to the Nation: Cancer Death Rates Continue to Decline Overall cancer death rates continue to decrease in men, women, and children for all major racial and ethnic groups, according to the latest Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer. Fri, 31 Mar 2017 10:57:00 -0400 Proportion of Breast Cancer Patients Undergoing Surgery to Remove Unaffected Breast Varies Greatly by State Nearly half of young women in five states with early-stage cancer in one breast undergo surgery for unaffected breast Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:08:00 -0400