Number of cancer cases set to rise 30% by 2030 due to ageing population

Source: Daily Mail

Cancer is set to rocket in the UK with new cases rising 30 per cent by 2030, experts warned today.

The UK ranks 16th out of 27 countries in the European Union for the predicted rise in cases, according to the data published by the World Cancer Research Fund.

In 2030 there will be 396,000 new cases of cancer in the UK, estimates suggest, compared with 304,000 new cases in 2008 – a 30 per cent rise.

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