In 1971, President Richard Nixon
declared war on cancer. Almost 25 years later, the war is
still being waged. But is modern medicine winning the fight?
A diagnosis of cancer once was the virtual equivalent of a death sentence. But now, some 8 million Americans are surviving the disease.
One cancer prevention method could be as close as your refrigerator. We've heard over and over again: keep your weight down, eat more fruits, vegetables and grains and stay away from fat.
Facts about cancer
National Cancer Institute
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
American Cancer Society
Breast Cancer Information Clearinghouse
Cancer Related Links
Ask NOAH About: Cancer
Cansearch: Guide to Cancer Resources
800 Numbers and Information Hotlines
Cancer Research Can Benefit From Investment Credits
Cancer Conference Opens in Washington, D.C.
High Tech Scanner Shows Exact Position for Treatment
Cancer Victim Fighting Third Form of Disease
Debaters Agree Cancer War Should Stress Prevention
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