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Cancer is not one disease, but more than 100 different diseases.

Cancer is the leading cause of death in Vermont, and the second leading cause in the U.S.

About 30,000 Vermonters are living with a current or past diagnosis of some form of cancer.


What is cancer?

How common is cancer?

What causes cancer?

What are examples of environmental pollutants that correlate with cancer?

How does Vermont monitor cancer?

Which cancers are included in Vermont’s Tracking data?

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CDC Tracking Network Ask Tracking 1-800-439-8550 or click to email AHS-VDH-VTEPHT@state.vt.us CDC Tracking Network