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Cancer Deaths Decline 27% Over 25 Years

Wall Street Journal Wednesday, 9 January 2019 ()
Cancer Deaths Decline 27% Over 25 YearsDeaths from cancer dropped 27% over a quarter century, resulting in an estimated 2.6 million fewer cancer deaths during that period, according to a new report from researchers at the American Cancer Society.
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The American Cancer Society says deaths from cancer continue to decline, extending a 25-year trend. But death rates for certain types of cancer are on the rise. Dr. David Spigel, chief scientific officer at the Sarah Cannon Research Institute, joins CBSN with details.

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