The good news is that American cancer has fallen in the 25 years since the end of 2016, with a fall in the mortality rate, especially the most frequent fear of terror.
However, there is a warning. These gains have been largely enriched. As the racial inequality has diminished, impacts on limited access to treatment for Americans have increased dramatically based on wealth, according to population trends and statistical updates. American Cancer Society
"With a cancer-less serious disease, when death is diminishing significantly, it's a remarkable achievement," he says. Len Lichtenfeld, Provisional Director of the Medical Director of the American Cancer Society. "But there are still many areas of improvement."
Acquiring healthcare and care can be a serious problem for poor and rural people in the country due to higher mortality rates in the colon, cervix, and lung cancer rates. Cancer Statistics 2019. While poverty was associated with the cancer rate before the 1980s, the trend has been reversed, especially changes in diet and smoking, as well as detection and treatment rates. institution.
A total of 1,8 million new cancer cases in the United States will be diagnosed by 201 million and 606 thousand 880 Americans have been killed by the disease. Cancer statistics. The Group declined from 1% to 2% between 1991 and 2016, according to the overall mortality rate available in the last year, the country has caused 2.6 million deaths during this period.
Improving the visibility of the cancer rate mortality rates is easier to apply, for example, to better detect it, says Lichtenfeld. She was especially surprised that nine out of every 20 to 39 women were killed on Tuesday in the US due to cancer cancer, although they had been vaccinated. Merck & Co. from Gardasil You can avoid its formation.
"It is something that must be taken care of by losing one of the diseases that can prevent the loss of nine young women every week," he said.
The good news is for a long time, says Lichtenfeld. Restrictions made since 1991 do not include the benefits of new medical advances, such as drugs, Opdivo, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. and Keytruda, Merck, to help the tumors that attack the human immune system.
"A large part of what we see here is for public health initiatives, such as the detection of smoking cessation and detection," he explained. "We do not see changes that are taking place during the time they work with cancer."
"We're on the right track, we're still a long way ahead, but it's just a part of it's blockage and attack," says Lichtenfeld. As always, he added that diet, exercise, detection and effective treatment are the main weapons against illness.