February 5, 2018

Prostate cancer now kills more in UK than breast cancer

(CNN)Prostate cancer now kills more people in the United Kingdom than breast cancer, according to numbers released Friday by Prostate Cancer UK. The charitable organization said 11,819 men in the UK died from prostate cancer in 2015 — the latest year for which data are available — compared with 11,442 women who died of breast cancer. Lung cancer and bowel (colorectal) cancer remain the top two deadliest cancers in the