How many people die a year from lung cancer?

Answer The number of people who die from lung cancer varies from year to year. In 2005, 159,217 people in the United States died from lung cancer, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Pre... Read More »

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How many people are diagnosed with lung cancer each year?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more people die each year from lung cancer than from any other kind of cancer. In 2005, 107,416 men and 89,271 women were diagnose... Read More »

Is it possible for a 16 year old to get lung cancer?

the others are wrong. u can't get lung cancer as a kid. u can get cancer in your lung, but it will be a different kind, eg a met from somewhere else or a tumour that isn't lung is more li... Read More »

Can people in their twenties get lung cancer?

On One Hand: There's a History of Lung Cancer in the YoungIn a long-term retrospective study published by the American College of Chest Physicians in 1985, two of the 1,514 cases of lung cancer it ... Read More »

How many people die of lung cancer from smoking?

In the United States, approximately 80 percent of lung-cancer deaths in women and 90 percent of lung-cancer deaths in men are the result of smoking. Using those percentages, of the 159,217 deaths i... Read More »