STORIES OF STRENGTH
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Lung Cancer in North Carolina
- In 2010, Approximately 5,650 North Carolinians are expected to have died from lung cancer. 1
- The American Cancer Society predicts more than 6,670 citizens of North Carolina will be diagnosed with lung cancer this year.
- In 2006, North Carolina had the 12th hightest lung cancer death rate of all the states in the US. 2