breast cancer

Cancer in China Influenced by Pollution, Poverty

The Xinhua News Agency looks at the different patterns of cancer treatment in China versus the west, due to China’s notorious environmental pollution and lack of adequate medical insurance: While the incidence rate of...

Chinese Breast Cancer Rates Rising at Home and Abroad

Ten years after moving to the United States, Chinese women face breast cancer rates 80 percent higher than those of more recent immigrants, prompting concerns that Western eating habits may be driving rates in Beijing and...

China Says Breast Cancer on Rise in Beijing, Shanghai – Reuters

From Reuters: Breast cancer has risen sharply in China’s capital and its top financial centre during the last decade due to unhealthy diets, a poor environment and increased stress at work, state media reported on Tuesday. In Beijing, the incidence of breast cancer has increased 23 percent in 10 years, with about 45 women out […]



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