WAMC New York News
12:55 pm
Thu November 3, 2005

State report shows high cancer incidence in Western Mass.

Northampton, MA – The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has recently released a report of cancer incidence in cities and towns in the state. The numbers are high in Western Massachusetts for certain types of cancer-but one of the region's top oncologists says it is not necessarily a cause for alarm.

W-A-M-C's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein reports.