You receive your medical report. No cancer. What a relief. You have been coughing badly the past week and were suspected of having lung cancer. The doctor warns you that you should quit smoking as it increases the chances of developing lung cancer.
Smoking is the main cause of lung cancer, the cancer that causes the most deaths among other cancer types. Smoking also contributes to other types of cancer, for example oral cancer.
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Welcome to Cancer Crisis
Click on the links above to find out more about cancer.
This section provides a brief introduction to cancer. The statistics of top killers in men and women can also be found here.
Here you can learn more about the top cancer killers in men, women and those that are common in both sexes, for example, lung cancer. Learn about the various types of cancer, the symptoms and the main causes/risk factors.
Learn more about the various treatments doctors apply to treat cancer. This section includes facts about surgery and chemotherapy as well as other treatment methods.
Who are the people behind the scenes? Browse through the reflections and bibliography too!
to solve some crossword and word search puzzles to test your understanding!