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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in women, according to the World Cancer Research Fund. This year, 281,550 American women and 2,650 American men will learn they have breast cancer. Another 49,290 women will learn they have noninvasive (also called in situ) breast cancer. Breast cancer can often be cured. About 83 percent of all patients with breast cancer live at least 10 years after their diagnosis. Learn how radiation therapy is used to treat breast cancer.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)
As the Coronavirus spreads, here are some tips for cancer patients and their families.
SURVIVOR CIRCLE
ASTRO established the Survivor Circle to honor cancer survivors and support groups during our Annual Meeting. The application period for both the Survivor Circle Award and Survivor Circle Grant are now open.
QUESTIONS TO ASK
YOUR DOCTOR
Learn important questions to ask before, during and after your treatment, including questions on radiation safety.

Learn More About Practice Accreditation

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WHAT IS ACCREDITATION
Accreditation is proof that facilities are committed to high quality patient care.
WHY ACCREDITATION
Accreditation gives you confidence that the facility has met the standards of the organization that does the accrediting. These standards support good, safe care.
ACCREDITED FACILITIES
Find an APEx accredited facility near you.
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