10 LEADING CAUSES OF DEATH IN THE UNITED STATES

 

   DATA SOURCE: CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION

 

           1.   HEART DISEASE

 

           2.   CANCER

 

           3.   CHRONIC LOWER RESPIRATORY DISEASE

 

           4.    ACCIDENTS (UNINTENTIONAL INJURIES)

 

           5.    STROKE (CEREBRAL VASCULAR DISEASE)

 

           6.    ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

 

           7.    DIABETES

 

           8.    INFLUENZA AND PNEUMONIA

 

           9.    KIDNEY DISEASE

 

         10.    INTENTIONAL SELF -HARM (SUICIDE)