On Thursday, December 8th 2022 the Centers for Disease Control released their revised Cancer Cluster Guidelines based on the language of Trevor’s Law. This is a monumental step as it gives communities impacted by childhood and adult cancer clusters a much more powerful voice when requesting assistance from state and local health departments to further investigate their cancer concerns. Click Here to view the new Cancer Cluster Guidelines.
More than 20 years ago a childhood cancer cluster was uncovered in Fallon, NV. With the states cancer data registry broken and the health departments