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San Joaquin’s cancer center launches lung cancer screening program
Bakersfield Californian

A local cancer center started a lung cancer screening program this month with hopes that awareness and screenings for the deadliest cancer will grow. Lung cancer is the leader in cancer deaths in the U.S., according to the American Cancer Society, which estimates it will account for nearly 160,000 deaths, about 27 percent of all cancer deaths, this year.