Cancer Mortality Rates Higher In Our Area

Danville, VA - A new report shows more people die from cancer in our area than Virginia's average. That's according to the Virginia Department of Health.

They recently released a report on cancer moralities from 2007 to 2011. Lynchburg, Danville, and Roanoke all had above average for Virginia. Many of the counties in our coverage area also have above average statistics.
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