More women 'are dying from lung cancer'

Lung cancer has overtaken breast cancer to become the most common cause of cancer death among women in the UK, according to new research.

Some 15,449 women died from lung cancer in 2010, compared to 11,556 from breast cancer the same year, according to statistics from Cancer Research UK.

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Lung cancer warning for women

Lung cancer has overtaken breast cancer to become the most common cause of cancer death among women in the UK, according to new research.