What causes cancer

What Causes Cancer?

What causes cancer is less important than what causes cancer to start growing.  It is impossible to protect ourselves against all the causes of cancer, but we can make sure we don’t provide it fertile conditions for growth. Wouldn’t you rather prevent cancer from growing than endure months of chemotherapy, radiation, and possibly surgery? Any cancer has three stages in its life:…

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What is Cancer

What is cancer?

Cancer is the name given to a collection of related diseases. In all types of cancer, some of the body’s cells begin to divide without stopping and spread into surrounding tissues. Cancer can start almost anywhere in the human body, which is made up of trillions of cells. Normally, human cells grow and divide to form new cells as the…

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Beating Cancer

ARE WE WINNING THE WAR ON CANCER? THE GOOD NEWS

Today is World Cancer Day. According to the 2008 World Cancer Declaration, the primary goal of the global observance is to help raise people’s awareness of cancer and to significantly reduce illness and death caused by cancer by 2020. So, how have we been doing so far? According to estimates from the International Agency for Research on Cancer, there were 14.1…

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