Stories written by American Cancer Society

In an age of ‘supersizing,’ keep an eye on portions

In an age where “supersizing,” all-youcan- eat buffets, and family-size packaging are the norm, it’s tough to know exactly what a reasonable portion size looks like. But, exercising portion control is a great way to get and stay at a weight that’s healthy for you. After quitting smoking, maintaining a healthy weight is one of […]

Cancer Prevention Study-3: How you can help cure cancer

As the American Cancer Society marks its 100th birthday this year, we are asking South Floridians to celebrate with us and help finish the fight against cancer by participating in a historic cancer research study. This study, Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3), will give scientists a better understanding of cancer causes and prevention. If you’re between […]

Steps to take to reduce your breast cancer risk


By now, seeing pink throughout National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October is nearly as much of a tradition as seeing twinkling holiday lights in December. But don’t let familiarity lull you into forgetting the message behind the color: There are important steps women can take to help reduce their chances of having breast cancer […]

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