Real People. Real Lives. Really Faced Esophageal Cancer.
Esophageal Cancer is
One American Dies of Esophageal Cancer
Every 36 Minutes
Esophageal Cancer is one of the fastest increasing
cancer diagnoses in the western world
Increasing 600% in the past 35 years
Esophageal Cancer is among the deadliest of diseases
Fewer than One in Five Patients will Survive Five Years
Esophageal Cancer is among the cancers that
Receive the Least Amount of Federal Research Funding
- stressing the crucial link between Reflux Disease and Esophageal Cancer
- fostering prevention and early detection among those at risk
- supporting medical research into prevention, early detection, treatment and
- connecting patients and caregivers with resources for information, encouragement and compassionate support
Latest News and Events
ECAN has three special offers for you as GERD Awareness Week approaches.
That’s because Raising Awareness about the Link between GERD and Esophageal Cancer Saves Lives.
Big increase in cancer research funding clears important hurdle in the U.S. Senate.
A matching challenge brings in more than $50,000 – allowing ECAN to move forward with an exciting, new campaign. Get involved!