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Today is World Cancer Day — a day designated to raise awareness about cancer, prevention, and most importantly, how each of us can join together the help fight cancer.
According to the American Cancer Society, in 2015, there will be an estimated 1,658,370 new cancer cases diagnosed and 589,430 cancer deaths in the US. The reality is, cancer touches us all. More than likely, you know at least one person who has been affected by cancer.
It’s easy to feel powerless when we face a mountain of such gigantic proportions — but there is something each of us can do. There are countless organizations you can partner with to raise awareness about cancer, and help raise funds for cancer research — Consano is one of our favorites.
Consano is a medical crowd funding platform through which you can directly innovative medical research that matters to you. Visit Consano.org and browse medical research projects that need funding. Choose one that matters most to you and become a key player in the fight against cancer and other diseases.