Cancer screening increases the chances of detecting certain cancers early. Learn what screening tests the American Cancer Society recommends.
Cancer Screening Guidelines
Screening increases the chances of detecting certain cancers early, when they are most likely to be curable. Learn what screening tests the American Cancer Society recommends, when you should have them, and how they are covered under some types of insurance.
Chronological History of ACS Recommendations for the Early Detection of Cancer in Asymptomatic People
These tables provide a history of ACS guideline recommendations for the early detection of certain types of cancer.
Medicare is a government-funded health insurance program for people 65 or older or who have certain disabilities. Medicare also pays for services to help prevent some cancers or to find them early.