Stomach Cancer Awareness Month
Stomach Cancer Awareness Month, observed in November, is a time to increase awareness of stomach cancer, the need for a cure after diagnosis, and to spur advoacy on behalf of those suffering with the emotional, financial and physical burden of stomach cancer.
In 2010, No Stomach For Cancer, Inc. successfully championed and celebrated the first official Stomach Cancer Awareness Month in the United States. Additionally, the Surgeon General made Thanksgiving Day National Family History Day, emphasizing the importance of knowing one’s hereditary risks for disease, one of the risk factors for stomach cancer.
Stomach Cancer Awareness Month Sponsor: No Stomach For Cancer, Inc.
To learn more, visit http://www.nostomachforcancer.org