Bob Lipman – BCAN’s First Volunteer of the Month
I was diagnosed with bladder cancer in 2003. I failed BCG treatment, but then used BCG and Interferon and have been cancer-free since 2005.Read More...
Questions about Bladder Cancer? Check out BCAN’s New Resources for the Answers!
BCAN strives to be a source of reliable, accurate and easy to access information about all aspects of bladder cancer. We are excited to announce three major updates to our online resources. Visit the linksRead More...
Taking the Necessary Steps to Make the Cancer Moonshot Work
Earlier last month, President Obama tasked Vice President Biden with leading a new national initiative to work toward a cure for cancer and recently announced that the White House would allot an initial $1 billion to the project, promising to pool more funds over time. By all accounts, this is a reminder of the vast momentum that exists, as well as the gravity of the challenges that lie ahead and why it ranks as one of the most difficult endeavors in human history.Read More...
Register TODAY: Understanding Bladder Cancer
Hosted by Cleveland Clinic in Collaboration with BCAN
Thursday, May 19, 2016, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Managing the Coast of Living with Cancer
Hosted by CancerCare
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm EST
Webinar Recording Now Available
Veterans & Bladder Cancer Webinar
- Bladder cancer is the fifth most commonly diagnosed cancer in the U.S.
- Nearly 75,000 new cases of bladder cancer are expected to be diagnosed in 2015.
- More than 16,000 people will die from the disease this year alone.
- Bladder cancer is three times more common in men than in women.
- One in 42 people will be diagnosed with bladder cancer during their lifetime.