Press Releases (Breast) American Cancer Society MediaRoom 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 USPSTF Recommendation Confirms the Value of Screening Mammography Mon, 11 Jan 2016 17:00:00 -0500 Cancer Death Rate Continues Steady Drop More than 1.7 million cancer deaths averted between 1991 and 2012 Thu, 07 Jan 2016 10:00:00 -0500