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Mission Statement

The American Cancer Society is the Nationwide Community-based Voluntary Health Organization Dedicated to Eliminating Cancer as a Major Health Problem By Preventing Cancer, Saving Lives and Diminishing Suffering from Cancer, Through Research, Education, Advocacy and Service.

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2015 Goals

To decrease cancer mortality rates by 50%, which is equal to preventing nearly 5 million deaths from cancer.

n To reduce cancer incidence rates by 25%, which is equal to averting six million cancer diagnoses. n To dramatically increase the quality of life for people with cancer

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http://www.cancer.org

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