Cancer Ribbons - N | Personalized Cause
Cancer ribbons colors and meanings for more than 100 types of cancer. Cancer ribbons page includes a brief explanation of cancer type beginning with the letter N.
Cancer Ribbons / Cancer Awareness Ribbons
There are more than 100 types of cancer. Types of cancer are usually named for the organs or tissues where the cancers form, but they also may be described by the type of cell that formed them.
Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Sinus Cancer (Head and Neck Cancer) - Red and White Cancer Ribbons
Red and White Pinstripes Cancer Ribbons for Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Sinus (Head and Neck) Cancer Awareness
Paranasal sinus and nasal cavity cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the paranasal sinuses and nasal cavity. Head and neck cancers include cancers in the larynx, throat, lips, mouth, nose, and salivary glands. Tobacco use, heavy alcohol use, and infection with human papillomavirus (HPV) increase the risk of head and neck cancers. Paranasal sinus and nasal cavity cancer are a type of head and neck cancer.
Nasopharyngeal Cancer (Head and Neck Cancer) - Red and White Cancer Ribbons
Red and White Pinstripes Cancer Ribbons for Nasopharyngeal (Head and Neck) Cancer Awareness
Nasopharyngeal cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the nasopharynx. The nasopharynx is the upper part of the pharynx (throat) behind the nose.
Neuroblastoma - Gold Cancer Ribbons
Gold Cancer Ribbons or Purple Cancer Ribbons for Neuroblastoma Awareness
Neuroblastoma is a cancer of immature nerve cells that most often occurs in young children. Neuroblastoma is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in neuroblasts (immature nerve tissue) in the adrenal gland, neck, chest, or spinal cord. Neuroblastoma often begins in the nerve tissue of the adrenal glands.
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma - Lime Green Cancer Ribbons
Lime Green Cancer Ribbons for Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma Awareness
Adult non-Hodgkin lymphoma is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the lymph system. Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is a type of cancer that forms in the lymph system, which is part of the body's immune system. The immune system protects the body from foreign substances, infection, and diseases.
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer - Pearl Cancer Ribbons
Pearl Cancer Ribbons for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Awareness
Non-small cell lung cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the lungs. Lung cancer includes two main types: non-small cell lung cancer and small cell lung cancer. Smoking causes most lung cancers, but nonsmokers can also develop lung cancer.