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Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer: Part II: Recent Changes in Prostate Cancer Trends and Disease Characteristics

Categories: Births/Deaths,Health/Medical,Statistics

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/cncr.31549

Looks at recent trends in prostate cancer incidence rates and the relationship to PSA test usage.  From the National Cancer Institute, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevent and private partners.

 

Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer: Part I: National Cancer Statistics

Categories: Births/Deaths,Health/Medical,Statistics

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/cncr.31551

Provides annual update on cancer occurrence and trends in the U.S.  Overall cancer incident rates from 2008 to 2014 decreased by 2.2% per year for men but were stable among women.  Includes links to more detailed statistics.  From the National Cancer Institute, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevent and private partners.

 

An Analysis of the President’s 2019 Budget

Categories: Govt Finance,Headlines,Statistics

https://www.cbo.gov/system/files/115th-congress-2017-2018/reports/53884-apb2019.pdf

Examines how the administration’s proposed budget would affect the federal deficit over the next decade.  Estimates the cumulative deficit would be $9.5 trillion; the administration had estimated the deficit would by $7.2 trillion.  From the Congressional Budget Office

 

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