According to The American Cancer Society, in 2015, about 589,430 US residents are expected to die of cancer – that’s more than 1,600 people a day. Cancer is the second most common cause of death in the US, exceeded only by heart disease. Cancer accounts for nearly 1 out of every 4 deaths in the United States.
According to the Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW), more than one half of cancer patients indicate "the costs associated with cancer negatively impact their focus on recovery", 66% of patients with major financial challenges suffer depression or anxiety, 29% delay filling prescriptions due to financial pressures, and 22% skip doses of their medications.
SFAC was created in 2006 with the objective of addressing the needs of families stressed because they have to choose between paying living expenses or cancer treatment. Will you Help Us Help families with these decision by making a donation?.
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