Resources for Chronic Disease Prevention

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Understanding Cancer, What We Know About Lung Cancer
Lung cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer and the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women in the United States. One in thirteen (1/13) men and one in sixteen women (1/16) will be diagnosed with lung cancer during their lifetime.1 The risk of dying from lung cancer is 23 times higher among male smokers, and 13 times higher among‐ female smokers, compared to non-smokers.
May 23, 2016 HNFE-338NP (HNFE-369NP)
Understanding Cancer, What We Know About Breast Cancer
About 1 in 8 women will find out they have breast cancer at some point in their life. Except for skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the U.S., accounting for nearly 29% of newlydiagnosed cancers. One case of breast cancer isdiagnosed every two minutes, and one womandies of breast cancer every 13 minutes in the U.S
Mar 2, 2017 HNFE-411NP
Virginia Cooperative Extension Healthy Meetings Initiative Nov 1, 2017 HNFE-478NP
Water Aerobics Apr 11, 2018 HNFE-516NP
UNDERSTANDING CANCER: What we know about colorectal cancer Oct 31, 2018 HNFE-643P
Toolkit of Behavioral Change Facilitation Skills May 16, 2019 HNFE-811P
Allium Vegetables and Colorectal Cancer (video) Oct 1, 2019 HNFE-888NP
Adapting the National Diabetes Prevention Program for Diverse Audiences Dec 3, 2019 HNFE-915NP
Staying Healthy Through the Foods You Eat: Ten Ways to Eat More Fruits and Vegetables Apr 14, 2020 HNFE-920NP
UNDERSTANDING CANCER: What we know about cervical cancer Sep 18, 2018 HNFE-521P