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Cancer Prevention Awareness briefing Wednesday

ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- Robins' Civilian Health Promotion Services will host an educational briefing on cancer prevention Wednesday from 1 to 2 p.m. at Bldg 301 Fitness Center Annex.

During the month of February, Air Force Materiel Command is promoting its Cancer Prevention Awareness campaign.

The goal of the campaign is to inform the AFMC workforce on ways to reduce their risk of developing lung cancer and colorectal cancer.  Among cancers that affect both men and women, lung cancer and colorectal cancer are the two leading causes of cancer-related death in the U.S.