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ABOUT American Cancer Society
One hundred years ago, the American Cancer Soceity began the fight of a lifetime -- the fight against cancer. Now its time to join together to finish the fight. The American Cancer Society (ACS) works relentlessly to save lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays. Together with millions of our supporters worldwide, were helping people stay well, helping people get well, finding cures, and fighting back against cancer.
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2011 Proved a Memorable News Year for Cancer
According to Dr. Len Lichtenfeld, deputy chief medical officer of the American Cancer Society, we have made a substantial amount of progress in the treatment of cancer over the past few years, and 2011 has been exceptionally interesting. Here's his list of the top cancer headlines of 2011 and why they matter.