Study identifies geographic hot spots for colorectal cancer mortality

 

We thought you would be interested in a new article that was published this week in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention on hot spots in the US with the highest colon cancer mortality rate. See this Washington Post article with story highlights, as well as the journal abstract.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2015/07/08/the-3-hot-spots-in-the-u-s-with-the-highest-colon-cancer-death-rates/

http://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/early/2015/06/30/1055-9965.EPI-15-0082

Congratulations to Dr. Rebecca Siegel, and the other authors, and thank you to our many colleagues who work so diligently to create change in these areas.