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Make informed decisions

Follow these recommendations and help reduce your cancer risk.

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Check your family history

Tell your doctor if any of your close relatives have ever been diagnosed with cancer. Read more


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Understand hormones

The birth control pill and hormone replacement therapy may increase your risk of cancer. Understand the risks and benefits. Read more


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Get vaccinated

Some viruses cause cancer. Check with your doctor about whether a Hepatitis B or HPV vaccine is a good idea for you. Read more


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Be safe at work

Cancer-causing substances at work are responsible for a small percentage of cancers. Know your risk and protect yourself. Read more


Know your environment

Learn how to reduce your exposure to cancer-causing substances (carcinogens). Read more


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Myths and controversies

Be cautious of any information obtained from unmonitored sources. Read more

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