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increased in 2008.
Stroke is now the fourth leadingcause of death in the UnitedStates, down...:
Heart disease and cancer, the two leadingcauses of death, still accounted for nearly half (48 percent...
U.S. CancerDeath Rates Continue ...by
Dr. Rubens D.
. But cancer is still the second leadingcause of death in youngsters aged 1 to 14 (after accidents... under 85, and one-quarter of deaths in the UnitedStates still come from cancer, the report stated.