Press Releases (Lung) 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 Lung Cancer Screening Rates Remain Very Low among Current and Former Smokers Only 262,700 of 6.8 million eligible for screening received it in 2015 Thu, 02 Feb 2017 11:00:00 -0500 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 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