Chris Hansen, ACS CAN President

ACS CAN President Lisa Lacasse shares her views on the impact of advocacy on the cancer fight.


Blog posts tagged "ACS CAN"

May 23, 2014

DonŠ—'t Fry Day: Louisiana, Minnesota Protecting Minors from Indoor Tanning

The summer season kicks off today with Š—“DonŠ—'t Fry DayŠ— Š—– an annual day dedicated to encouraging good sun safety behavior to prevent skin cancer. As the American Cancer SocietyŠ—'s Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Len, will tell you, itŠ—'s critically important to wear good sunscreen and shade your skin from the sun starting at an early age. In addition to protecting yourself from the harmful rays of the sun, itŠ—'s also important to avoid indoor tanning beds -- especially important for youth.

May 12, 2014

FDA DeemedŠ—- Now What?

Last monthŠ—'s news that the FDA is proposing to regulate all tobacco products was long-awaited and very welcomed by public health advocates. There was lots of news coverage of the proposalŠ—'s release, but whatŠ—'s next?