The Wisconsin Comprehensive Cancer Control Program and its partnership arm, the Wisconsin Cancer Council, work to engage public, private and community partners to develop, implement and promote a statewide approach to cancer control. The vision is for a healthier Wisconsin by reducing the impact of cancer.
March Proclaimed Colorectal Cancer Month
The White House has issued a presidential proclamation that March is National Colorectal Awareness Month, 2014. As the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the US, colorectal cancer claims more than 50,000 lives each year. The administration is committed to improving public understanding of the risk factors and screening recommendations as well as seeking better treatments and continuing research to find a cure. Read the proclamation or more on colorectal cancer.