1 in 3
Americans will have cancer in their lifetime

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Reference: For more information, read the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention analysis, "Leading Cancer Cases and Deaths, Male and Female, 2016." "Leading Cancer Cases and Deaths, Male and Female, 2016."

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