Cancer

Cancer - A study published today has shown that in 2019, cancer is expected to kill 1.41 million people in the European Union. The study shows the continuing downward trend in mortality in the European Union since 2014.  The probability of dying from cancer is indeed falling. Lung cancer remains the most deadly in both men and women, with 279,000 deaths predicted for 2019. Meanwhile breast cancer mortality rate is expected to drop by 9% this year compared to 2014, in the whole Union except in Poland.

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French and Riviera News Tuesday 7th April 2020

France has recorded its worst daily toll on Monday, of deaths due to the coronavirus.  Since the start of the epidemic, a total of 8,911 deaths have o... French and Riviera News Tuesday 7th April 2020 Read More

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Evening Update Monday 6 April 2020

The mayor of Nice, Christian Estrosi, has announced that the wearing of face masks will be mandatory in the streets of Nice... Evening Update Monday 6 April 2020 Read More

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Lunchtime News Monday 6th April 2020

The number of residents of the Mougins nursing home in the Alpes-Maritimes who died of coronavirus has increased this weekend, from 29 to 31. The prev... Lunchtime News Monday 6th April 2020 Read More

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