Smoking Rates Down, Lung Cancer Rates Are Not

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(KTVI) - The results are in and more Americans are choosing not to smoke. Only 18% of Americans are now smokers as compared to 19% in 2011 and just over 20% before that.

But what does that mean for the rates of lung cancer in America?  Dr. David Stoeckel, a SLUCare Pulmonologist and Associate Professor of Medicine at Saint Louis University explains.