Thursday, December 11, 2014

Smoking Still Causes Large Proportion of Cancer Deaths in the United States

A new American Cancer Society study finds that despite significant drops in smoking rates, cigarettes continue to cause about three in ten cancer deaths in the United States. The study, appearing in the Annals of Epidemiology, concludes that efforts to reduce smoking prevalence as rapidly as possible should be a top priority for the U.S. public health efforts to prevent cancer deaths.
To learn more, go to the American Cancer Society

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