PDF opens in new tab. Cancer Basics introduces information about what cancer is and how it spreads, and explains common cancer-related medical words. This section also presents common responses to receiving a cancer diagnosis, as well as ways to provide support.
PDF opens in new tab. The Cancer Prevention & Self-Care module discusses the importance of self-care and healthy choices. Participants will be able to identify cancer risk factors and ways to help prevent cancer.
PDF opens in new tab. This module reinforces the importance of early detection. The module highlights recommended screening exams that can prevent or detect cancer early. Participants are also provided with questions to ask their doctor about cancer screening.
Questions to Ask Your Doctor
Healthy Tips & Ideas
Dane County African American Project
This education initiative is designed to increase cancer awareness and improve screening practices among African Americans in Dane County, Wisconsin.
Prostate Cancer Initiative
The Prostate Cancer Initiative is designed to engage African American men in prostate health as well as support prostate cancer survivors in the community.
Dane County African American Cancer Profile
This report compiles information about cancer outcomes as well as health determinants for African Americans and Whites in an effort to reduce disparities in the cancer burden experienced by African Americans in Dane County.
Trends in Cancer Disparities
Now in its third edition, this report provides information about trends in cancer incidence and mortality for all cancers.