Lung cancer in women, at certain ages, is on the rise.
Historically, men have been more likely to develop lung cancer than women in the United States, but new research indicates that this sex-based trend has flipped, with the greatest shift occurring among whites and some Hispanics born after the mid-1960s. Overall,younger women are now more likely to get lung cancer than men of the same age, the study authors say.
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