Breast Cancer

When all cancers are taken into
consideration, breast cancer has the highest rate of occurrence in women in the United States…

Cervical Cancer

Since the advent of the Pap test, cervical deaths have steadily decreased since 1955, and are still continuing to decrease today …

Colorectal Cancer

Excluding skin cancer, colorectal cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in females in the United Stated and second most common in Utah. Cancer of the colon and rectum are very closely related and have many features in common. For this reason, researchers simply refer to them collectively as colorectal cancer. Death from colorectal …

Endometrial Cancer

Endometrial cancer refers to cancer that originates in the uterus (also called uterine cancer). Anywhere from 90% to 95% of endometrial cancers begin in the glandular cells of the uterus and are referred to as adenocarcinomas …

Lung Cancer

Lung cancer has the highest mortality rate of all cancers in the U.S.. It accounts for more deaths per year than breast, prostate, and colorectal cancers combined …

Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian cancer is the eighth most common cancer in females in the United States, excluding non-melanoma skin cancer. It accounts for approximately 20,000 deaths per year nationally …

Utilization of Mammogram Screening and Pap Tests

Breast cancer is the most commonly occurring cancer in U.S. women (excluding basal and squamous cell skin cancers) and the leading cause of female cancer death in Utah …