In fact, detecting the signs and symptoms of cancer in the early stages can prevent the cancer from progressing to stage I or II and help in successful treatment. There are many types of cancer and different types of cancer have different symptoms. We are going to tell you about some of the early signs of cancer that you should not ignore. (Photo Courtesy :- iStock)
Unexplained weight loss
Hopkinsmedicine has said in one of its reports that, If you are losing weight for no apparent reason, you should see a doctor immediately. If you have lost 10 pounds (4.5 kg) or more in the last few days, you should be alert because in rare cases it may be the first sign of cancer.
Feeling tired and weak
It’s normal to feel tired after a long day at work, but cancer fatigue is different. If you always feel tired and weak even after getting enough rest, which does not go away, this may be an early sign of cancer. Actually cancer uses the body’s nutrients to spread in the body and this is what deprives the body of all the nutrients and makes you feel tired.
A fever is common with any change in weather, which can be a common symptom of colds and flu. This symptom also gets better in two-three days. But your frequent fevers indicate that you are suffering from some kind of cancer. Cancer fever usually occurs at night. If you don’t have an infection or other symptoms and have a fever with sweating, it could be a sign of cancer.
to be in pain
Body aches can be due to many reasons and can get better with rest or medication, but if you are constantly in pain, it is a sign that something is wrong with your body. Pain in cancer is caused by many reasons such as- Tumors in many parts of the body cause pressure and pain, Cancer releases chemicals in the body. Pain occurs in the area from which the metastasis begins to spread.
Change in skin color
The skin is the largest organ of the body and is affected in many ways. Jaundice (yellowing of the eyes or fingers) is a symptom that may indicate a possible infection or cancer. Contact your doctor if you experience symptoms of jaundice. Don’t take skin moles lightly, see your doctor if you notice them grow, blister, come more than once, change color, etc.
Remedies to beat cancer
According to the Mayo Clinic, You can reduce your cancer risk by keeping several things in mind. First of all, if you are experiencing the symptoms mentioned above, you should get tested without delay. In addition, avoid tobacco use, always eat healthy things like fruits and vegetables, keep your weight under control and see a doctor if you lose weight, try to avoid direct sunlight, get vaccines like hepatitis B and HPV. Avoid unprotected sex and using needles. Have regular medical checkups.
Note :- This article is for general information only. It is in no way a substitute for any medication or treatment. Always consult your doctor for more details.