CANCER PREVENTION

Firefighters and Cancer

  • Two in every three male firefighters will contract cancer.

  • One in every three female firefighters will contract cancer.

  • One in every seventy in Southern Arizona will contract melanoma skin cancer.

  • Most Common Cancers and Causes

 

Cancer Screening Performed at your annual physical includes:

Prostate           Liver

Skin                Throat/ Lung

Leukemia


Helpful Organizations

Firefighter Cancer Support Network Arizona Chapter
7090 N. Oracle Rd. 178-155
Tucson, AZ 85704-4383
Direct: 520-490-1772
Toll free: 866-994-FCSN
www.firefightercancersupport.org