- By Dennis Douda
Cancer Prevention Chat, Thursday Feb. 27th, 1 to 2 p.m. EST
The number of new cancer cases can be reduced, and many cancer deaths can be prevented, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Feb. 27, from 1 to 2 p.m. EST
Topics will include:
Risks for developing cancer
Roles of environment, lifestyle & play in cancer prevention
How genes impact our risk of developing cancer
The latest research in cancer prevention
Drs. Axel Grothey, M.D.; Paul Limburg, M.D.; Sandhya Pruthi, M.D.; and Stephanie Hines, M.D.; along with psychologist Matthew Clark, PhD.; and Sheryl Ness, R.N., editor of the Mayo Clinic’s Living with Cancer blog, will take questions on cancer risks and prevention.
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