World Cancer Day: Joining Forces for a Global Impact

‘Not beyond us’ is this year’s theme for World Cancer Day. Accordingly, this year’s event serves to highlight the solutions already within reach for a proactive approach to fighting cancer across the continuum–from prevention to early detection to comprehensive care to survivorship.

“The goal for all of us is to ensure fewer people develop cancer, more people are successfully treated and that there is a better quality of life for people during treatment and beyond.” – Dr. Heather Bryant, VP, Cancer Control, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer

Cancer, by the numbers: