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Prostate cancer now kills more people than breast cancer
Prostate cancer has leapfrogged breast cancer to become the third most deadly cancer in the UK, according to a new study. Around 11,819 men are dying from the disease in the UK every year, which is mo... read more
DR. SAMADI: Prostate cancer deaths surpass breast cancer in UK
Cancer death rates have changed in Britain. For the first time, prostate cancer now kills more people than breast cancer, making it the third deadliest type of this disease in this country. This is ac... read more
'Prostate cancer not a death warrant' - South Cumbria survivor speaks out about the disease
He says he was "surprised" by the figures, released by the charity Prostate Cancer UK on February 2, which revealed more than 11,000 men nationally are dying each year as a result of the illness. "I'm ... read more
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Report: Cancer now leading cause of death in US hispanics
The figures come from ... and death rates than non-Hispanic whites for all cancers combined and for the four most common cancers (breast, prostate, lung and bronchus, and colorectum). The most notable ... read more
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Over the past 25 years, the number of cancer cases that are most common in men (prostate) and women (breast ... infrastructure more than before in order to support rehabilitation and follow-ups after ... read more
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What is the test for prostate cancer and when should you have a screening?
Prostate cancer has overtaken breast cancer to become the third biggest cancer killer in the UK ... more women are learning to check their breasts, many men still don’t know how the screening process ... read more
Men's cancer risk 'to climb to one in two'
is largely down to people living longer - age is the biggest cancer risk factor, says Cancer Research UK. The cancers set to increase the most in men within the next 15 years are bowel, prostate and s... read more
Cancer cases among women rising six times faster than men
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Will bowel cancer screening policy failures be an election issue?
The latest figures reveal over 13000 new cases of bowel cancer per year, and over 4000 deaths from this very preventable disease. This makes bowel cancer the second most common cancer in Australia beh... read more
Lung cancer 'overtaking breast cancer in European women'
Spain and the UK - for all cancers, and, individually, for stomach, intestine, pancreas, lung, prostate, breast, uterus (including cervix) and leukaemias. Figures show that although more and more peop... read more