National Cancer Survivors Day

June 3, 2019 

Today, we celebrate the 32nd annual cancer survivor’s day!

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. About 1/3 of all people in the U.S. will develop cancer during their lifetimes. There are more than 100 types of cancer some of the main ones being; breast cancer, skin cancer, lung cancer, colon cancer, prostate cancer, and lymphoma.

Warning signs of cancer include:

  • Change in bowel or bladder habits
  • A sore that does not heal
  • Unusual bleeding or discharge
  • Thickening or lumps in breast among other places
  • Indigestion or difficulty in swallowing
  • Obvious change in a wart or mole
  • Nagging cough or hoarseness

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