More Women Diagnosed with Uterine Cancer

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More women being diagnosed with uterine cancer in the U-S.

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An increasing number of women being diagnosed with uterine cancer.

New data from the Centers for Disease Control shows uterine cancer rates rose more than a half percent a year between 1999 and 2015.

Deaths from the disease also increase by about 1 percent a year during that same period.

Black women had twice the risk of being diagnosed with uterine cancer that is harder to treat and were more likely to die.

 

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