Top 10 Deadly Cancers
Lung cancer is the deadliest form of cancer and has claimed 792,495 lives between 2003 and 2007. The estimated new cases and deaths from lung cancer (non-small cell and small
cell combined) in the United States in...
Colorectal cancer is ranked as the second highest type. We will explore further details of the disease including
causes, symptoms, treatments and important statistics...
The third deadliest form of cancer in the US is breast cancer. It killed 206,983 people between 2003 and 2007. And
while there have been much attention focused on the disease and...
(4) Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic cancer certainly ranks high in terms of mortality rates. Indeed between 2003 and 2007, 162,878 Americans
lost their lives to this devastating disease. The estimated new...
Prostate cancer is a serious threat to the health and well-being of men. It is a very serious form of cancer and
took the lives of 144,926 American men between 2003 and 2007. According to the National Cancer Institute,
In 2010, over 22,000 people died from leukemia. The National Cancer Institute has estimated that 47,150 new cases
and 23,540 deaths from Leukemia have beenreported in the United States...
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is a deadly cancer which caused 104,407 people to die in America from 2003 through 2007. In
recent years, about 20,000 Americans died from this serious form…
(8) Liver and Intrahepatic Bile Duct
liver and intrahepatic bile duct cancer is one of the most common throughout the world but not in the US. But it is
still one of the top 10 deadliest cancers in the US with 79,773 lives lost due to the illness from 2003 through
2007. Despite advances in treatment…
Ovarian Cancer is
the number 4 cause of cancer death in women. New cases and
deaths from ovarian cancer in the United States in 2012 have been estimated at 22,280 and 15,500...
(10) Esophageal cancer
The incidence of
esophageal cancer has risen in recent decades; currently over 14,000 people die from this disease every year.
New cases and deaths from esophageal cancer in the United States in..