Despite continuing breakthroughs cancer remains a major health problem; one in four people in the United States will die of cancer according to 2014 year end statistics. The infographic linked in this release is an overview of cancer incidence, mortality, survival rates, and trends. It includes the number of cancer cases and deaths in the United States in 2014.
This report covers the most common types of cancer including throat, lung, breast, stomach, bowel, bladder, uterine and cervix, prostate, testicular, ovarian, and skin. Additionally, it provides data on estimated new cancer cases and deaths. To view the infographic, click here.