CANCER TURNING A NEW LEAF
<ul><li>Thanks to generous donations, huge research advancements have taken place in the past 10 years and survival rates ...
 
 
As you can see, cancer rates are the highest nation-wide, per thousand, in Ontario.
 
 
 
 
 
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T07 0549066 Cancer: Turning a New Leaf

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T07 0549066 Cancer: Turning a New Leaf

  1. 1. CANCER TURNING A NEW LEAF
  2. 2. <ul><li>Thanks to generous donations, huge research advancements have taken place in the past 10 years and survival rates are better than ever. </li></ul><ul><li>Overall, Cancer survival rates have jumped from 43% in 1979, to 62% in 2007. </li></ul><ul><li>Five year survival rates are highest for thyroid (98%), testicular (96%), prostate (95%), melanoma (93%), breast (88%), and Hodgkin's (88%). </li></ul><ul><li>Roughly 1 in 4 Women Will Develop Breast Cancer in Her Lifetime. </li></ul><ul><li>Over 166,000 estimated Cases of Cancer will Arise in 2008 and Nearly 74,000 of These People Will Die. </li></ul><ul><li>Cancer Does Not Discriminate Based on Age. 30% of New Cancer Cases and 18% of Deaths Will Occur in People As Young as 20. </li></ul><ul><li>Sadly, Cancer Has Touched The Lives Of Almost All Canadians, Directly or Indirectly. </li></ul><ul><li>Despite having successful treatments, we need to find safer drugs with fewer side effects. </li></ul>
  3. 5. As you can see, cancer rates are the highest nation-wide, per thousand, in Ontario.

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