Although no cancer is 100% preventable, you can help your body fight cancer with healthy habits. And, living a healthier lifestyle will also teach your children habits that can significantly decrease their chances of getting cancer later in life.

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Cancer Prevention and Screening FAQs

What is a cancer risk factor? 
At what age do my risks increase?
Does my family history indicate that I am at risk for hereditary cancer?
What types of viruses and bacteria can cause cancer?
How do the hormones affect my risk?
Which chemicals do I need to watch out for?
What is ionizing radiation?
How serious are sunlight and UV rays?
Do all forms of tobacco increase my cancer risk?
How does alcohol contribute to cancer risk?
What are some diet and exercise tips that reduce cancer risk?
What screenings should I schedule and when?