Researchers Say Cancer Will Kill Few Under 80 By 2050
UK researchers predict hardly anyone under the age of 80 will die from cancer by the year 2050.By Katherine Biek | January 14, 2015
A new study about cancer is providing a glimmer of hope. It says by the year 2050, the disease will kill almost no one under the age of 80.
Increased efforts to discover cancer treatments led researchers from University College London to predict this outcome. (Video via Fox News)
The study's lead author told The Telegraph: "This is a projection of what is already happening. Overall age-standardized cancer deaths are down 20 percent since about 1990."