Cancer is one of the commonest causes of death among all diseases. According to statistics, it has been considered the second deadliest cause of death. The good thing about it, if it is detected earlier, it can be cured. Sometimes some cancer shows symptoms while other does not show any symptoms. It can be deadly if you ignore the changes occurring in the body because you do not know they may develop cancer. Here we are listing some abnormal changes and symptoms that may represent cancer.
1. Changes in Your Skin-
If you are observing any new spot on your skin which is changing in size, shape, color then you should be alert. A s an unusual mark on your skin may develop cancer. Consult your skin doctor if you observe any abnormal or unusual spot.
2. A Persistent cough-
Even though you are not a smoker but still you are suffering from the long lasting and painful cough then you should be aware as it may due to the lung cancer. In some cases, you may observe blood in your cough.
Some of the reason of your bloating could be your diet or stress. But if you experience regular abdominal bloating with back pain, weight loss, abdominal pain or fatigue. Constant bloating in women may be a symptom of ovarian cancer.
4. Problems When You Pee-
Urinary issues increases as you age. But if you experience a problem while peeing you should consult your doctor. You may observe blood in your pee.
5. Swollen Lymph Nodes-
Lymph nodes are a bean-shaped gland that is found in your neck. If you suspect continuous swelling and pain in your lymph node then it may due to lymphoma and leukemia (blood cancer) cancer. You should consult your doctor if you suspect any of these symptoms.
6. Weight Loss-
If you are experiencing unusual weight loss without taking stress or a thyroid problem then there is a chance your body has developed pancreas, stomach or lung cancer.
If you feel restless and tired all the time. You observe nausea, vomiting, extreme tiredness then it may be one of the symptoms of your cancer. You should consult your doctor to know the exact cause.
You can reduce the chances of getting cancer if you limit the risk factors such as smoking, alcohol consumption, high sun exposure). It is also important to go under proper screening according to your age. The best way to fight cancers is eliminating risk factors and early detection.
"BE INFORMED, BE HEALTHY"