Cancer Prevention and Screening Services
Some causes of cancer, notably those involving lifestyle choices such as smoking and diet, are avoidable. Many cancers discovered at an early stage are successfully treated.
To spread information about cancer prevention and early discovery, members of the New York Methodist cancer education team lead community education programs, including screenings, lectures, and seminars.
Brochures on various topics related to cancer prevention and screening are available from the Institute for Cancer Care on request, including:
Request that a brochure be mailed to you.
For more information, please call 718.780.5240.
Read the American Cancer Society guidelines for the early detection of cancer.