World Cancer Report 2014
Geneva, 3 February 2014 - The International Agency for Research on Cancer, the specialized agency of WHO for cancer, has launched "World cancer report 2014". The report reveals how the cancer burden is growing at an alarming pace and emphasizes the need for urgent implementation of efficient prevention strategies to curb the disease. In 2012, the global burden of cancer rose to an estimated 14 million new cases per year, a figure expected to rise to 22 million annually within the next 2 decades.
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