CANCER Global Killer

Leading types and their mortality rate each year

Lung 1.3 Million
Stomach 8,03,000
Colorectal 6,39,000
Liver 6,10,000

There are more than 100 types of cancers. any part of the body can be infected.

70% of cancer deaths occur in low and middle income countries

More than 30% of cancers could be prevented by not smoking tobacco, having a healthy diet, being physically active and preventing infections that may cause cancer. A third of the cancers could be cured if detected early and treated adequately.