Demographic Timebomb: Boomer Cancer by the Numbers


The sheer number of baby boomers—there are about 79 million of us in the U.S.—has impacted every aspect of American society, much for the better, some for the worse.  Now, cancer is about to impact aging boomers—a lot. Radiation oncologist Benjamin Smith of the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, published a study in 2009 […]