CDC Global Health – Infographics – Cancer Worldwide

At least 22% of the most common cancers can be prevented by not smoking.

70% of cervical cancer cases can be prevented with currently available HPV vaccines.

Only 5% of global cancer resources are spent in less-developed countries.

Liver and lung cancer remain lethal in all nations:
5-year survival is below

  • 20% in Europe
  • 15-19% in North America
  • 7-9% in Mongolia and Thailand.

The global cancer epidemic is huge and is set to rise.

Currently, 8.2 million people die from cancer worldwide every year.

What do you think?

25.2k Points

Comments

0 0 vote
Article Rating
Avatar
Subscribe
Notify of
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Loading…

0
Avatar

Posted by healthnut

A Biden National Economic Council Appointee: First Amendment is "obsolete"

The Cost of Bad Customer Service