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Cancer. Michael Per.8 Teen Health. Definition. Out-of-Control growth Spread of abnormal cells The cells accumulate and form tumors The tumors destroy normal tissue The tumors spread and continue to destroy normal tissue Many tumors may form a colony. Importance.

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Cancer

Michael Per.8

Teen Health

I AM GREAT!!!!!!!!!


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Definition

  • Out-of-Control growth

  • Spread of abnormal cells

  • The cells accumulate and form tumors

  • The tumors destroy normal tissue

  • The tumors spread and continue to destroy normal tissue

  • Many tumors may form a colony


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Importance

  • Because half of all men and a third of all women get a form of cancer

  • Millions of people have cancer right now

  • It has been around since the dawn of time

  • Lives have been ruined and taken away by cancer

  • It slowly eats up the body


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Causes

  • Having a better lifestyle can reduce the chance of cancer

  • Smoking gives you a higher chance of cancer

  • Dieting reduces the chance of cancer

  • Cancer is caused by cells not following their normal pattern of growth and growing out of control


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Cases in U.S. and World

  • Men have a 50% chance of getting a form of cancer

  • Women have a 33% chance of getting a form of cancer

  • Some cases of cancers are, Lung cancer, breast cancer, prostate cancer

  • Smokers and overweight people have a bigger chance of getting cancer


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Symptoms

  • Fatigue

  • Anxiety and depression

  • Skin problems

  • Breathing difficulties

  • Sore mouth and throat

  • Eating problems

  • Swollen ankles and legs


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Prognosis

  • Most likely the person’s hair will be removed

  • They will have to have chemotherapy for the rest of your life

  • Most people become traumatized

  • You will have a fifty percent chance of dying if you are found to carry the diseases.


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Current Research

  • The most recent research on cancer is surgery

  • During the surgery they remove the entire tumor and all parts of the tumor.

  • They also use radiation to cure cancer

  • They use hormone therapy for cancer

  • People also get chemotherapy to cure cancer


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Person’s History with Colon Cancer

  • He is 84

  • He has two tumors

  • Had colon-a-scopy

  • He had a colostomy bag attached to his side

  • He got skinny

  • Needed to be fed with fluid

  • Going into surgery next Tuesday


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Summary

  • It is amazing to discover the new treatments that have been made for cancer and I know that soon all cancer that appear will be curable.

  • Until a cure is found millions of people will still die and people lives will still become worse because the awful disease.

  • Cancer is one of the worst diseases you can get.


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http://www.cancer.org/

http://www.nci.nih.gov/

http://www.mskcc.org/

http://www.mdanderson.org/

http://www.wcn.org/

http://cancer.med.upenn.edu/

http://www.cancerlinks.org/

http://www.cancernetwork.com/

http://www.cancercareinc.org/

http://rex.nci.nih.gov/

http://www.meds.com/colon/colon.html

http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/LungCancer/

Links


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Bladder Cancer

Breast Cancer

Colon Cancer

Endometrial Cancer

Head and Neck Cancer

Lung Cancer

Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

Prostate Cancer

Rectal Cancer

Prostate Cancer

Melanoma

Common Types of Cancer


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Bibliography

  • http://www3.cancer.org/cancerinfo/load_cont.asp?ct=1&doc=3language=english


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