IAEA cancer

Getting Cancer on the Global Health Agenda

Ed note. This is a guest post from Dr.  Dr. Anees B. Chagpar, Associate Professor of Surgery at Yale University, the Assistant Director for Global Oncology at Yale Cancer Center, and the Director of the Breast Center -- Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven...
cancer in the future

Chart of the Day: The Coming Cancer Tsunami

Cancer is a leading cause of death globally. According to the WHO, about 8 million people died from cancers last year. That figure is poised to rise -- and dramatically so. In 2012, there were an estimated 14 million cancer cases. By 2035 that number is expect...