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Cancer is a disease in which cells in the body grow out of control. Cancer is always named for the part of the body where it starts,
even if it spreads to other body parts later. It can affect anyone, at any age.

There are screening tests available that check for certain cancers. A screening test is used to look for a disease when a person does not have any warning signs. Often, screening can find cancer early when it is most treatable and sometimes even preventable.

Some types of cancer include:

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Source: South Dakota Department of Health, Workplace Wellness Toolkit.