American Cancer Society

Bucks County Hospital Offers Free Wigs To Cancer PatientsThe wigs come in all colors and styles and are provided by the American Cancer Society.
Hundreds Pack Montgomery County Football Stadium To Help Fight CancerThe Relay 4 Life began at 9 a.m. Friday and for 24 hours teams walk around the track at Hatboro-Horsham High School raising thousands of dollars for the American Cancer Society.
South Jersey Town Tries To Flush Out Thief Who Stole Toilet From Cancer CharityThe idea is people donate $20 to have one of seven toilets left in a friend’s front yard in order to "flush cancer." So the Hansons were disheartened when someone stole one of the toilets from a lawn in Audubon.
Hundreds Of Cyclists Take Part In 41st Annual American Cancer Society Bike-A-ThonSeveral hundred riders took part in the 41st annual American Cancer Society Bike-A-Thon on Sunday which began in Philadelphia and finished 65 miles away in Buena Vista, New Jersey.
City Council OKs Law Requiring Parental Supervision of Teens at Tanning SalonsThe final vote came after some last-minute pleas from those on both sides of the issue.
Colon Cancer Survivor Drives Home The Message About Early ScreeningA retired Philadelphia police detective is among those the American Cancer Society is recognizing during this Colon Cancer Awareness Month.
Health: Want To Help Fight Cancer? Nat'l Organization Looking For Help From Healthy People In Our AreaThe fight against cancer is ramping up and now a national organization is looking for your help.
More Delaware Valley Participants Sought For Long-Term Cancer StudyThe American Cancer Society is trying to get 300,000 Americans to participate in the "Cancer Prevention Study III."
How To Help Your Kids Choose The Best Extra-Curricular ActivitiesHelp your kids learn and prepare for the future through after-school activities.
Hundreds Volunteer in Philadelphia For Nationwide, Long-Term Cancer StudyHundreds of people were signing up in center city Philadelphia to take part in a decades-long study on preventing cancer.
Annual Dragon Boat Festival Raises Money For Many CausesThe teams with 21 to a boat - lined up on the river's east bank. Some were there for the fun of it, but a lot of teams were there to raise money for charities.
Health: Nearly 18 Million Cancer Survivors Expected In U.S. By 2022Nearly 14 million Americans are cancer survivors, and that number is expected to skyrocket over the next decade. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on why and the challenges it brings.