Cancer overtakes heart disease as number one killer in the UK
New figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show that almost a third of UK people now die of one kind of cancer or another.
2010 Cancer deaths were 28.7%
2011 Cancer deaths are 29.6%
Full article here: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/9658711/Cancer-overtakes-heart-disease-as-number-one-killer.html
As reported by Stephen Adams, Medical Correspondent, on November 6, 2012.