ACC Has Moved
Our new office will be located at: Two Financial Centre 10825 Financial Centre Parkway, Suite 325 Little Rock, AR 72211 Mailing address: Two Financial Centre 10825 Financial Centre Parkway, Slot 6 Little Rock, AR 72211 We are in the process of getting everything moved so if you need to reach us by phone, please contact […]READ MORE
The Arkansas Cancer Coalition Helps the Arkansas State Fairgrounds write a new and Improved Tobacco Free Policy!
In May of 2015, the Arkansas Cancer Coalition achieved a huge victory when the Arkansas State Fairgrounds adopted a new tobacco policy. The new policy prevents the use of tobacco and nicotine products in all of the Arkansas State Fair’s indoor facilities, including “open air” facilities like the livestock barns and pavilions. The policy bands […]READ MORE
Sitting Too Much Increases Cancer Risk in Women
Article date: July 16, 2015 By Stacy Simon Researchers from the American Cancer Society have found that women who spend 6 hours or more of free time sitting per day have a 10% greater risk of getting cancer than women who spend less than 3 hours of free time sitting per day. They were also […]READ MORE
Three Large U.S. Hot Spots Have Excessive Colorectal Cancer Death Rates
Three Large U.S. Hot Spots Have Excessive Colorectal Cancer Death Rates (Reprinted from Medical News Today, July 8) While most of the United States has experienced large declines in colorectal cancer death rates in recent years, progress in the Mississippi Delta and two other areas has lagged. The lower Mississippi Delta, encompassing 94 counties, was […]READ MORE