World Cancer Day

Cancer is the leading cause of mortality worldwide, with around 14 million new cases and 8.2 million cancer related deaths in 2012.The number of new cancer cases is predicted to rise by about 70% over the next two decades. Among men, the most common cases of cancer diagnosed in 2012 were lung, prostate, colorectum, stomach, and liver cancer. Whereas in women the most common cancers diagnosed were breast, colorectum, lung, cervix, and stomach cancer.

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