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Colon Cancer Rates Continue To Decline In Indiana
Updated May 5, 2013 12:05 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
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(UNDATED) - In Indiana, roughly 3,400 cases of colon cancer were diagnosed in 2007. About 1,200 men and women died of the disease.

Incidence rates have been declining by more than 2% per year for men and women.

The American Cancer Society says these declines can be attributed to prevention and early detection of the disease through screening and increasingly effective treatment.

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