Cancer Prevention and Control
Comprehensive Cancer Control Project
Free Breast and Cervical Screenings
Data & Statistics
Prevention works to promote healthy lifestyles and to prevent chronic disease, injury, suicide and violence.
The Virginia Department of Health's Cancer Prevention and Control Program is working to ease the burden of cancer in Virginia through the development, implementation, and promotion of evidence-based strategies to prevent and control cancer.
Recommendations for screening for cervical cancer were updated in March 2012. The U.S. Preventive Services