Most Articles About Cancer Focused On The Positive Outcome Of Treatment – Part 3 of 3
Statistics. About 1,4 million altered cases of cancer will be diagnosed in the United States in 2005, and more than 550000 people will die of the disease. Cancer is the second leading cause of death in this country.
However, improvements in cancer detection, diagnosis, and remedying have increased the survival rate for many types of cancer. About 64 percent of all people diagnosed with cancer will be alive 5 years after diagnosis.