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Dangers of cancer

  1. 1. DANGERS OFCANCERBy: FikiTonga
  2. 2. http://cisncancer.org/cancer101/what_is_cancer.html
  3. 3. What is Cancer!? (CONT) Cancer is just a term that they use fordisease. Not only that it is one disease, but there ismany of them. The cancer cells will spread throughout yourwhole body, by going through your bloodsystem. There are like 100 different types of cancer. The name cancer comes from your ownbody’s cells, that there is no control over.
  4. 4. What is Cancer!? (CONT) Between the years of 2005 and 2099deaths of cancer was dropping. Cancer is caused by uncontrolled abnormalcells. The uncontrolled cells are cells that aren’tnormal, like they are different from ournormal cells. The abnormal cells what causes cancer. Many see the word CANCER as a singledisease.
  5. 5. Cancer Prevention. Main thing with fightingcancer is knowing about thehealth education. The negative habits andbehaviors need to change. Dietary, health, physical arekey factors to the risk ofcancer. Active lifestyle with physicalactivities. Daily 30 minutes can decreaserisk for cancer.http://www.vectorstock.com/royalty-free-vector/active-cartoon-heart-vector-988382http://midcityconnection.com/2012/03/16/cancer-prevention-study-3/
  6. 6. Cancer Preventions. (CONT) The use of tobacco. Leading cause of most cancer anddeaths. If started you should STOP NOW!And DON’T EVER START. Most of the many cancer can betaken care of and controlled withearly detection. Alcohol also leads to some cancer. Having to many and consuming alot can lead the risk for cancer.http://www.cancers.biz/176/lung-cancer-prevention.htmlhttp://depositphotos.com/10819909/stock-illustration-NO-ALCOHOL.html
  7. 7. Cancer Preventions. (CONT) Avoid the exposure of thesun. 10 to 20 minutes can beeffected to your health. Soy Proteins. It contains proteins to preventcancer.
  8. 8. Signs of Cancer. Nagging cough or hoarseness. Difficult in swallowing, and indigestion. The soreness does heal. Not normal bleeding or discharge. Seeing the changes of moles or warts. Bladder problems.
  9. 9. http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/cancerlibrary/what-is-cancer
  10. 10. WHAT IS LEUKEMIA!?Leukemia is one of the many cancer’s.but Leukemia is the cancer thatinterrupts with the bone marrow andthe blood by making abnormal whiteblood cells.
  11. 11. Facts on LEUKEMIA Is a cancer of the blood cells. Leukemia is not only one, thereare different types. The bone marrow is messed upby Leukemia. The Bone Marrow is what makesthe blood cells. Our body’s immune system doesnot work normally because ofLeukemia.
  12. 12. Facts (CONT) Every normal person hasTHREE main bloodcells. White Blood Cells Red Blood Cells Platelets This is being healthy. WHITE BLOODCELLS, helps the body fightinfection. RED BLOODCELLS, this is what carries ouroxygen within our body. PLATELETS, help with the blood clots.
  13. 13. More Facts. (CONT) When having Leukemia, the bone marrowmakes abnormal white cells. The Leukemia cells don’t work as normalwhite cells. They also grow faster then the normal whitecells. Leukemia over time will crowd the normalcell. The Leukemia cells can cause pain andswelling because it can spread through ourorgans.
  14. 14. The Four Types Of Leukemia. Acute. Makes the individual sick right away, and it canget worse really quick. Chronic. This one gets in affect really slow, and thatsymptoms will not cause till later. Lymphocytic. Are white blood cells that are called Lymphocytes.And Leukemia can affect it. Myelogenous. Is the same as Lymphocytic, but Leukemia hasaffect on the white blood cell called myelocytes.
  15. 15. Treatment. Chemotherapy is used to kill the cancer cells. Radiation. X-rays are used to ruin the cancer cell and arekilling it. Stem CellTransplant. It is to rebuild the normal cells, when beingdestroyed. BiologicalTherapy. Medicine that is given to you to improve yourselfto fighting against cancer.
  16. 16. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Symptoms_of_leukemia.png
  17. 17. Call-To-ActionIf you have any questions orconcerns about yourself or anyoneelse you may go online where theywill provide you with information.Like the American Cancer Society.You could also check for symptomson yourself. And you can go to yourfamily doctor for testing and checkups.
  18. 18. PG 369 to 377PG 390http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leukemia