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Cancer cells divide more rapidly than normal cells
False - not faster, but for every one cancer cell that dies, 2,3,or 4 replace it
cancer can be prevented
false
there has been little progress against cancer in the past 20 years
false
since 1990 lung cancer causes the greatest number of deaths in both sexes
true
there are over 200 different kinds of cancer
true
cancer of the esophagus is increasing among men
true
cervical cancer is a sexually transmitted disease
true
more women die from breast cancer than any other cancer
false
the incidence of cancer is increasing
false
the clinical course of cancer is similar to many other chronic diseases such as emphysema and CHF
true/false
the majority of people diagnosed as having cancer today will be cured
true