Cancer around the world<br />By Sarah St-Pierre<br />
Definitions<br />Cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in the body <br />Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov...
Cancer Incidence Rates in Children per 100,000 Children by Age Group in United States in 2000<br />Source: http://www.cdc....
Prostate Cancer Compared to Breast Cancer in Canada in 2010<br />Number of People<br />24,600<br />24,600<br />Source: htt...
The Most Commonly Diagnosed Cancers Worldwide in 2002<br />Source: http://info.cancerresearchuk.org<br />
Percentage of Side-effects by Gender, of 5,836 Long-term Cancer Survivors, Whose Median Age Was Between 51 and 71 Years in...
Five-year Survival Rates for Different Cancers from 2000 to 2005 in United States<br />Percentage of Survivors<br />Source...
Correlation between Smoking habits and Smoking-Related Disease that Caused Death Worldwide in 2000<br />Number of Smokers<...
The Different Expenses for Programs and Services of the Canadian Cancer Society in 2010 in Quebec Province<br />Amount of ...
Conclusion<br />Cancers in children occur more often before the age of 1 and at the adolescence, between the age of 15 and...
Conclusion<br />The most common side-effects of cancer for men is heart problems and for women it is arthrite or osteoporo...
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  1. 1. Cancer around the world<br />By Sarah St-Pierre<br />
  2. 2. Definitions<br />Cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in the body <br />Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0002267/<br />A cancer survivoris an individual with any type of cancer, current or past, who is still living<br />Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cancer_survivor<br />
  3. 3. Cancer Incidence Rates in Children per 100,000 Children by Age Group in United States in 2000<br />Source: http://www.cdc.gov/Features/dsCancerInChildren/<br />
  4. 4. Prostate Cancer Compared to Breast Cancer in Canada in 2010<br />Number of People<br />24,600<br />24,600<br />Source: http://www.cancer.ca<br />
  5. 5. The Most Commonly Diagnosed Cancers Worldwide in 2002<br />Source: http://info.cancerresearchuk.org<br />
  6. 6. Percentage of Side-effects by Gender, of 5,836 Long-term Cancer Survivors, Whose Median Age Was Between 51 and 71 Years in United States<br />Source: http://health.usnews.com<br />
  7. 7. Five-year Survival Rates for Different Cancers from 2000 to 2005 in United States<br />Percentage of Survivors<br />Source: http://health.usnews.com<br />
  8. 8. Correlation between Smoking habits and Smoking-Related Disease that Caused Death Worldwide in 2000<br />Number of Smokers<br />R= 0.8<br />Number of Deaths Related to Smoking<br />Source : http://www.inforesearchlab.com<br />
  9. 9. The Different Expenses for Programs and Services of the Canadian Cancer Society in 2010 in Quebec Province<br />Amount of Money in $<br />Source: http://www.cancer.ca<br />
  10. 10. Conclusion<br />Cancers in children occur more often before the age of 1 and at the adolescence, between the age of 15 and 19.<br />Breast cancer kills more people than prostate cancer even though there is more cases of the latter cancer.<br />The most commonly diagnosed cancer worldwide is lung cancer.<br />
  11. 11. Conclusion<br />The most common side-effects of cancer for men is heart problems and for women it is arthrite or osteoporosis.<br />The cancer that has the most survivors in the United States is prostate cancer.<br />Smoking is strongly related to disease that cause death worldwide.<br />The Canadian Cancer Society spent over 18,000$ in 2010 in total to help advance the cancer research.<br />

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