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Abnormal, uncontrolled growth of cells, which, if left untreated, can ultimately cause death.
cancer
The spread of cancer cells from one part of the body to another.
metastasis
How many people are diagnosed with cancer each year? How many die from cancer?
1.3 million. 550,000 die.
Most common type of cancer?
Lung
When should people get an examination for colon cancer?
annually after age 50
Causes of cancer.
The role of DNA, dietary factors, inactivity and obesity, carcinogens in the environment