Rural Georgia counties pinpointed as hotspots for death from four common cancers

Rural Georgia counties pinpointed as hotspots for demise from 4 frequent cancers

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Georgia counties with the highest mortality rates from four common cancers tended to be more rural, have higher poverty rates, have a higher percentage of Black residents and/or older individuals, according to researchers at the state’s public medical school and Georgia Cancer Center. Georgia’s hotspots for death from breast, prostate, colorectal…