Cancer is not preventable at this time. It is curable! The best opportunity to being cured is to find it early and get it treated timely. So, what can you do to increase the probability of early detection.
According to the American Cancer Society, 1 out of 8 women will have breast cancer in the United States. The male probability is 1 in 833. The good news 99% of breast cancer patients can survive over 5 years if the disease has not spread.
No one knows your body better than you do. You know every inch of skin and the way your body usually feels during each time of day or routine activity. Just as you might notice a sprain or a cold coming on, you can also keep track of your body’s functions as a pre-screening method to detect cancer.
Enjoying sun-filled days gives you vitamin D, a significant contributor to mental wellbeing. However, prolonged exposure to the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) radiation causes most skin cancers, such as basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and melanoma.
Not sure about how to beat cancer? Be proactive! Take charge of your health by following a few simple guidelines One…Know the signs and symptoms of cancer Two…Check your body on a regular basis for any signs or symptoms Three…Know your family health history.