POSTED: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 3:23pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 3:25pm
TYLER, TX (KETK) — The Smith County Chapter of the American Cancer Society is participating in a nationwide study.
The study is called CPS-3.
And, the goal is to better understand the factors that cause or prevent cancer and ultimately, help eliminate cancer for future generations.
For 20 years, researchers will keep a close eye on the lifestyles of "healthy" people.
On Tuesday, folks gathered to increase awareness at the Chamber of Commerce in Tyler.
The meeting was designed to let people know about the program and share with people on how they can become involved.
To enroll in the study--- CLICK HERE. 
You can also call 1-888-604-5888 toll free.