CDC: 5 things cause two-thirds of U.S. deaths

May 1, 2014 5:13 PM

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CDC: 5 things cause two-thirds of U.S. deaths

Editor's note: Dr. Tom Frieden is the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

(CNN) -- Five things kill more people in the United States than anything else: heart disease, cancer, lung disease such as emphysema and chronic bronchitis, stroke and unintentional injuries such as those on roads or caused by medication overdoses.

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