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Cancer scare

Issue No. 1712

Cancer scare

Women from poorer backgrounds are three times more likely to contract cervical cancer than women from more affluent homes. A study by Glasgow University and Leicester Royal Infirmary also found that poorer women tended to suffer a more aggressive form of cancer, with tumours growing faster.


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Sat 2 Sep 2000, 00:00 BST
Issue No. 1712
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