Cancer is one of the leading cause of death. But survival rates are improving for many types of cancer, thanks to improvements in cancer screening and cancer treatment.
What is cancer? Cancer is an abnormal growth of cells. There are many types of cancer, including breast cancer, skin cancer, lung cancer, colon cancer, prostate cancer, and lymphoma. Symptoms vary depending on the type. Cancer treatment may include chemotherapy, radiation, and/or surgery.
Here are a few cancer prevention tips to reduce your risk:
-Don't use tobacco
-Eat a healthy diet
-Maintain a healthy weight and be physically active
-Protect yourself from the sun
-Get regular medical care