We are often asked, "What colors are associated with different cancers in jewelry?" So, it was a great reason to create this comprehensive cancer colors guide.
Most of us have been touched in some way by cancer, whether through family, friends or co-workers.
Compiled below is a guide to cancer awareness ribbon colors which is an excerpt from the popular Awareness Ribbon Colors and Meanings Guide.
Find below the awareness ribbon color for each corresponding cancer. This is a living document, in that, it will be updated as new colors are discovered for the various cancers.
General (Unspecified) Cancers -Lavender
Appendix Cancer -Amber
Blood Cancer -Red
Brain Cancer -Grey
Breast Cancer -Pink
Bronchial Cancer -White (Pearl)
Cervical Cancer -Teal
Childhood Cancer -Gold
Colon Cancer / Colorectal Cancer -Blue (alternate: brown)
Endometrial Cancer -Peach
Esophageal Cancer -Periwinkle
Gall Bladder / Bile Duct Cancer -Kelly Green
Gastric Cancer -Periwinkle
Gynecological Cancer -Teal
Hodgkin's Lymphoma -Violet
Kidney Cancer -Orange
Liver Cancer -Green / Emerald Green
Lung Cancer -White
Lymphoma -Lime Green
Multiple Myeloma -Burgundy
Ovarian Cancer -Teal
Pancreatic Cancer -Purple
Prostate Cancer -Light Blue
Sarcoma / Bone Cancer -Yellow
Small Intestine / Stomach Cancer -Periwinkle
Testicular Cancer -Orchid
Uterine Cancer -Peach
If you find a cancer missing from this list, please email me for possible inclusion in this cancer color guide.
This article was last updated August 3, 2015.
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