Press Releases (Breast) American Cancer Society MediaRoom New Study Calculates Contribution of Smoking, Poor Diet, Obesity, and Other Modifiable Risk Factors to Cancer in the United States Four in ten cancer cases & deaths linked to modifiable risk factors Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:00:00 -0500 Breast Cancer Statistics, 2017 Black/white mortality differences closing in several states Tue, 03 Oct 2017 10:00:00 -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 Cancer Survivors: A Growing Population New report by the American Cancer Society projects 20 million cancer survivors in the U.S. by 2026 Thu, 02 Jun 2016 10:00:00 -0400 Cancer Statistics for African Americans, 2016: Progress and Opportunities in Reducing Racial Disparities Report finds progress overall, but disparities persist for two leading cancers Mon, 22 Feb 2016 15:30:00 -0500