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The number of Canadians Living with Cancer is Rising

Because of increases in the detection of cancer and improving survival, the number of Canadians living with cancer is rising.

Of all persons living in Canada on January 1, 2005, 695,000 had been diagnosed with an invasive cancer at some point in the previous 10 years. Some individuals experienced more than one invasive cancer over the 10-year period, with the number of cancer cases totalling 723,000.

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