Rabin, Roni Caryn
December 2008
Rachel's Democracy & Health News;12/18/2008, Issue 990, p5
The article reports on the decline of new cancer cases in the U.S. The decline is primarily based on a report on a reduction in death rates from certain common cancers, such as prostate cancer and lung cancer in men, breast cancer in women and colorectal cancer in both sexes. Cancer diagnosis rates declined by an average of 0.8 percent each year from 1999 to 2005 and death according to an annual report.


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