For most diseases,especially cancer doctors from all around the world tells us that we must pay attention to our body and the warning signs that send. The earlier the disease is detected and properly diagnosed, the greater the chances of curing it completely. It is of great importance to learn how to recognize the signs of cancer and to be able to protect yourself in time.Some of the symptoms may pointing to some “minor illness”, not necessarily cancer, but it is important to become aware of the possible signs of malignant diseases.
Flatulence and bloating are not unknown to many women, especially at a time around menstruation.After that period if you are still having that feeling It’s OK to wait a week or two to see if it goes away. If your symptom don’t get better with time it may indicate ovarian cancer.
Symptoms are :
- low back pain,or in the abdomen and pelvic pain
- urinating more frequently and sharp sense of urination
- feeling that you’re getting full earlier than you typically would when eating
It’s important to get any breast changes checked out promptly by a doctor. These changes also can be signs of less serious conditions that are not cancerous, such as an infection or a cyst. In some cases, however, the first sign of breast cancer is a new lump or mass in the breast that you or your doctor can feel. Or a change of the nipple that doesn’t look to you like a common appearance such as:
- nipple pain and itchy,scaly sore or rash on the nipple
- pulling inward or outward of your nipple or other parts of your breast
- a nipple discharge other than breast milk that starts suddenly
thickening or redness of the nipple or breast skin
Blood in the stool (which can look like very dark or black stool) could be a sign of colon cancer. Blood in the urine may be a sign of bladder or kidney cancer. Bleeding between menstrual period or after the menopause has already occurred, is one of the common symptoms of endometrial cancer, although it’s not necessarily always the case.
Increased temperature could be a sign of any disease or inflammation,but persistent fever without accompanying symptoms of cold or flu, it’s a dangerous sign that must not be ignored. It should encourage you to go to the doctor. The increased temperature is a sign of inflammation in the body and cancer on the lymph glands and leukemia can start with this symptom.
UNEXPECTED WEIGHT LOSS
Alert for several health problems could be weight loss of more than a few pounds in couple of days or weeks,without trying and exercising more than usual. This happens most often with cancers of the pancreas, stomach, esophagus (tube connecting the mouth to the stomach), or lung.
If lacking the presence of a upper respiratory infection, cold or allergy, unremitting cough or hoarseness lasting for four to eight weeks or longer, can be a sign for lung cancer,voice box (larynx) or thyroid gland.Your cough may be caused by smoking or being exposed to secondhand smoke, get it checked out.