Nutrition and Physical Activity Awareness 2016

Eating well and living a physically active lifestyle can have a tremendous impact on reducing the risk of cancer and heart disease and diabetes, too. For employees who do not smoke, the most important thing they can do to reduce their risk and stay well is to follow a healthy diet, be more active, and stay at a healthy weight. This information will give you tips, tools, and resources to help your employees understand the importance of eating well and being more active, as well as help you create a workplace that makes it easier for them to make healthier choices.

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Sun Safety Awareness 2016

Many skin cancers could be prevented if people protected their skin from the sun’s rays and avoided indoor tanning. The 2016 American Cancer Society sun safety campaign gives you ideas and resources to raise your employees’ awareness of ways to reduce the risk of skin cancer.

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Getting Tested for Cancer 2016

Some cancers can be found early, before they’ve had a chance  to grow and spread. Screening tests increase the chances of finding them early, when they are most likely to be curable. Help your employees learn what screening tests the American Cancer Society recommends and when they should have them.

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Colorectal Cancer Awareness 2016

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. The Colorectal Cancer Awareness materials will give you resources to promote early detection and prevention of colorectal cancer to your employees.

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Quit Tobacco 2015

The American Cancer Society Great American Smokeout® event is November 19. Encourage tobacco users to make a plan to quit, or to plan in advance and quit smoking that day.

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Breast Cancer Awareness 2015

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the US, except for skin cancers. 

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Prostate Cancer Awareness 2015

September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. Prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer among men in the US, other than skin cancer. The American Cancer Society Prostate Cancer Awareness Toolkit has resources to raise your employees’ awareness of their prostate cancer risk.