Dementia has replaced lung cancer as the second leading cause of death for males in Australia. For females, lung cancer has fallen from fourth to fifth highest cause of death, according 2019 figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. In its report the ABS shows that pulmonary disease accounted for two of the top ...
Lung cancer overtaken by dementia as second leading cause of death in males
By Michael Woodhead
27 Oct 2020