Prevention & Risk Assessment
Cancer Information & Treatments
The best way to beat cancer is to prevent it; and the more research uncovers about the genetic markers, biochemical elements and cancer-causing agents, the more possible prevention becomes. We know to avoid smoking, exercise regularly, and eat diets that are low in fat and high in fruits and vegetables. But there are still a number of unknowns that can lead one person to develop cancer and another to remain cancer free.
Sutter Cancer Centers take prevention seriously and help patients avoid cancer through three important methods: