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  • Lung Cancer By: Jose Contreras
  • Standards (:
  • Standards (:• 4c: Mutations can be define as sudden and spontaneous changes in the cell. They are caused by radiations, viruses, transposons and mutagenic chemicals , also errors that occur during meiosis.• 9a: The digestive system nutrients to the circulatory system. Oxygen molecules move from the air to the alveoli of the lungs and after to the circulatory system.
  • Introduction• LUNG CANCER ARISES WHEN A SERIES OF MUTATIONS IN NORMAL LUNG CELLS CAUSE THEM TO BECOME ABNORMAL AND GROW OUT OF CONTROL. LUNG CANCER IS THE LEADING CAUSE OF CANCER DEATH IN MEN AND IT’S SECOND LEADING IN WOMEN.• TOBACCO USE IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ALMOST 90% OF LUNG CANCER CASES. THOSE WHO NEVER SMOKE OR QUIT LONG TIME AGO MAY DEVELOP IT AS WELL.
  • Introduction• LUNG CANCER ARISES WHEN A SERIES OF MUTATIONS IN NORMAL LUNG CELLS CAUSE THEM TO BECOME ABNORMAL AND GROW OUT OF CONTROL. LUNG CANCER IS THE LEADING CAUSE OF CANCER DEATH IN MEN AND IT’S SECOND LEADING IN WOMEN.• TOBACCO USE IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ALMOST 90% OF LUNG CANCER CASES. THOSE WHO NEVER SMOKE OR QUIT LONG TIME AGO MAY DEVELOP IT AS WELL.
  • Introduction• LUNG CANCER ARISES WHEN A SERIES OF MUTATIONS IN NORMAL LUNG CELLS CAUSE THEM TO BECOME ABNORMAL AND GROW OUT OF CONTROL. LUNG CANCER IS THE LEADING CAUSE OF CANCER DEATH IN MEN AND IT’S SECOND LEADING IN WOMEN.• TOBACCO USE IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ALMOST 90% OF LUNG CANCER CASES. THOSE WHO NEVER SMOKE OR QUIT LONG TIME AGO MAY DEVELOP IT AS WELL.
  • • In 1968 to 1972 there has been observed a rate of lung cancer on males in south central Los Angeles.• In southcentral Los Angeles there air sampling has indicated an excess of certain polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons.
  • Rate•About 200,000 people have lung cancer eachyear.•About 160,000 die of lung cancer annual.•Survival rate average is about five years. thisrate has been for decades.
  • Symptoms:
  • Symptoms:Lung Cancer sometimes doesn’t have symptoms until it had spread. Its because there isa little bit of specialize nerves.•Coughing•Blood in sputum•Wheezing•Pain in the chest•Fatigue
  • • Air pollution is one of the reasons why you get lung cancer.• Also secondhand smoke!
  • • Air pollution is one of the reasons why you get lung cancer.• Also secondhand smoke!
  • Second hand smoke is like smoke out of thecigarette, pipe or cigar. The smoke could stay in theair long after the cigarette has been put away and asecond hand smoker could inhale it and still leadyou to lung cancer.
  • Stages:This are four different stages of lungcancer:•Stage 1: the cancer is confined to the lung•Stage 2 and 3: the cancer is confined tothe lung to the other parts of the body.•Stage 4: Cancer has spread outside of thelung to other parts of the body.
  • Women with Lung cancer
  • Women with Lung cancer get lung cancer isAlso did you know that women whofrom all chemicals they use at home to clean?17% of women in the United States smoke and thepercent of women dying of lung cancer has increased.
  • • Smoking not only gives you lung cancer but also affects your teeth by making them yellow or fall out and your lips get all dried up.
  • This are the lungs of of a smoker with lungcancer.
  • Summary
  • Summary• Lung cancer is one of the most common cancer why humans die.• Second hand smoke is one of the reasons why non- smokers get lung cancer.• You could be one of them secondhand smoker who don’t even know what can happen when being a secondhand smoker. For example you can get lung cancer and you’ll be surprise.
  • Citing
  • CitingBy: Shari Roan (July 18, 2011) Los Angeles Times (November 22, 2011) http://articles.latimes.com/2011/jul/18/news/la-heb-secondhand-smoke-hearing-20110718By: Susan Abram (January 25, 2010) Fighting Lung Cancer (November 18,2011) http://www.dailynews.com/news/ci_14267600By: Thomas H. Maugh II (March 31, 2011) Lung cancer deaths in womendecline for the first time in 40 years (November 18, 11)By: unknown (Date posted: unknow) Stop Smoking today (November 27, 2011)http://stopsmokingonlinetoday.com/effects-of-smoking/pictures-of-lung-cancer/By: unknown (Date posted: unknown) Archive the “LUNG CANCER” Today( November 27, 2011) http://tocancer.com/category/lung-cancer-2