Tag: "overtook" at medical news
Cancer Deaths of Rural Men on the High
...ly detection of cancer." In 2003, prostate cancer overtook
colorectal cancer as the most common cancer among Australians, followed by breast cancer, melanoma and lung cancer. Between 1993 and 2003, the cancers which increased the most in number were thyroid cancer (106 per cent), myeloma (44 per cent), mela...
Canadians Consuming Too Much Salt
... for children less than three, it was 2000 mg. Men overtook
women in this field with an average of 4100mg sodium per day. According to the U.S.-based Institute of Medicine, surpassing the recommended upper limit of 2,300 milligrams of sodium daily for people over the age of 14 can lead to health problems in...
Older Mothers Pass on Infertility Risk to their Daughters
...t the number of babies born to women aged 30 to 34 overtook
the number born to women aged 25 to 29, according to the Office for National Statistics. Bill Ledger, professor of reproductive medicine at Sheffield University, said: "This is fascinating. We know the best quality eggs are ovulated early in life, ...