Quick Hit: The growing threat of lung cancer in women

NPR’s health blog, Shots, points out not only that lung cancer kills more people than breast, prostate and colon cancer combined – but also that lung cancer diagnoses in women have increased six-fold over the last 30 years.

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  1. bradley
    Posted April 27, 2010 at 3:41 pm | Permalink

    This could simply be due to more effective or frequent lung cancer diagnoses. It’s not necessarily a “growing threat”.

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