- Americans are bombarded with the news that the country is winning the war against cancer
- "I'm starting to hear ... that we are better than I think we really are," American Cancer Society chief says
- Many early-stage cancers can be cured, but most of those with advanced cancer die of their disease
After Michael Uvanni's older brother, James, was diagnosed with a deadly form of skin cancer, it seemed as if everyone told the family what they wanted to hear: Have hope. You can beat this, and we are here to help.