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Johnathan Perkins: AmericanCancer Society OffersPrograms to Stay Healthy
Johnathan Perkins is an associate at the lawfirm Anapol Schwartz in Philadelphia. Anactive community member committed to s...
The ACS offers many programs designed tohelp promote an active, healthy lifestyle as away to reduce the risk of cancer and...
The ACS initiatives known as Don’t Fry Dayand Slip, Slop, Slap, and Wrap encouragesun-safe practices to prevent skin cance...
Other cancer prevention programs includeearly detection, which has been shown toimprove survival rates for many types ofca...
Other cancer prevention programs includeearly detection, which has been shown toimprove survival rates for many types ofca...
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Johnathan Perkins: American Cancer Society Offers Programs to Stay Healthy

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Johnathan Perkins: American Cancer Society Offers Programs to Stay Healthy

  1. 1. Johnathan Perkins: AmericanCancer Society OffersPrograms to Stay Healthy
  2. 2. Johnathan Perkins is an associate at the lawfirm Anapol Schwartz in Philadelphia. Anactive community member committed to socialjustice and advocacy, Mr. Perkins contributesto the American Childhood CancerOrganization and theAmerican Cancer Society (ACS).
  3. 3. The ACS offers many programs designed tohelp promote an active, healthy lifestyle as away to reduce the risk of cancer and otherdiseases. The organization implements itsCommunity Health Initiatives to provide accessto cancer prevention and treatment resourcesincluding follow-up care, screenings, andoutreach.
  4. 4. The ACS initiatives known as Don’t Fry Dayand Slip, Slop, Slap, and Wrap encouragesun-safe practices to prevent skin cancer.ACS also works to discourage tobacco usethrough programs like Quit for Life, a coachingand support service, and the Great AmericanSmokeout, held each year in November.
  5. 5. Other cancer prevention programs includeearly detection, which has been shown toimprove survival rates for many types ofcancer, and education and awareness, whichbuilds social and medical community supportfor life-saving cancer research.
  6. 6. Other cancer prevention programs includeearly detection, which has been shown toimprove survival rates for many types ofcancer, and education and awareness, whichbuilds social and medical community supportfor life-saving cancer research.

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