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Vital Signs: Disparities in Tobacco-Related Cancer Incidence and Mortality—United States, 2004-2013

Categories: Births/Deaths,Headlines,Health/Medical,Smoking/Tobacco,Statistics

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/65/wr/mm6544a3.htm?s_cid=mm6544a3_w

Reviews the decline of cancer mortality in the U.S. over the designated decade, the relationship between smoking and cancer, and the disparity in exposure to the risk of cancer among different population groups.  From Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, November 11, 2016 of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention