Fri, 14 May 2021

More than 2,000 Washington state residents expected to be diagnosed with bladder cancer in 2021

Bethesda, MD (May 3, 2021)-Although bladder cancer is the sixth most commonly diagnosed cancer in America, it is an underrecognized, yet very prevalent, disease that affects the more than 600,000 people in the U.S. living with it. To help shed light on this disease that more than 83,000 people will be diagnosed with this year, May is Bladder Cancer Awareness Month. This special month provides an opportunity to champion bladder cancer research and education, raise awareness of its signs and symptoms, and foster support for those who are touched by this terrible disease.

To view the full announcement, including downloadable images, bios, and more, click here.

Key Takeaways:

  • Bladder cancer is among the most commonly diagnosed cancers in America
  • Early detection of bladder cancer helps save lives
  • Raising awareness is critically important

Click image above to view full announcement.

Contacts:

Mark Story

202-445-5798

mstory@bcan.org

Source: Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

Distributed by: Reportable, Inc.

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