The overall rate of death from cancer in the US dropped a total of 27% from 1991 to 2016, according to findings published in CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians. Death rates declined for lung, breast, prostate and colorectal cancers, but they increased for cancers related to obesity, such as uterine, pancreatic and liver, researchers say.
Overall cancer death rate falls 27% over 25-year period in US
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