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Cancer is not one disease but a group of many related diseases. All types of cancer have one thing in common: they begin in the cells, the body's basic units of life, and are characterized by uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells. The various types of cancer behave differently and require different types of treatment.

Here you will learn about the risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis and treatments for diverse types of cancer.

Bladder Cancer

Brain Cancer

Breast Cancer

Colorectal Cancer  

Gynecology Cancer

Head and Neck Cancer 

Kidney Cancer


Lung Cancer 


Pancreatic Cancer

Prostate Cancer

Skin Cancer/Melanoma 

Testicular Cancer

For information on other Types of Cancer, visit the National Cancer Institute's "A to Z" online list of cancers.
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