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      Archive: 2/4/2014

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        2/4/2014, Adar 4, 5774

      Cancer Survival in Israel on the Rise

      Relative survival from cancer in Israel rose between 1991 and 2010 for Jews and Arabs in all districts, according to figures from the national cancer registry, presented by the Health Ministry and the Association for Fighting Cancer in the framework of International Cancer Day.

      The mortality rate from invasive cancer for Jews has gone down since 2008 and for Arabs since 2010.