George Johnson http://nwpr.org en 'Cancer Chronicles' Digs Into The Complex History Of A Devastating Disease http://nwpr.org/post/cancer-chronicles-digs-complex-history-devastating-disease The government's Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results Program (SEER) tracks state cancer incidence and mortality rates. So it was only natural that George Johnson would pore over their latest data to gain some insight for his incisive new book, <em>The Cancer Chronicles: Unlocking Medicine's Deepest Mystery</em>. "Concentrating on overall cancer rates can smear over some interesting details," he writes, "and I wondered what might be lurking underneath."<p>What lurked underneath was chaos. Tue, 27 Aug 2013 15:03:00 +0000 editor 33230 at http://nwpr.org 'Cancer Chronicles' Digs Into The Complex History Of A Devastating Disease