Prevention

Early cancer screening increases the chances for successful cancer treatment. Cancer screenings that include tests and exams are used to detect disease before symptoms are presented.

Screenings such as mammograms or Circulating Tumour Cells (CTC) blood tests can detect the presence of cancer cells before you have symptoms. Everyone is encouraged to have regular annual screenings including high risk groups who:


Pollution

There are no single causes of cancer, however, there are many factors that are well known to increase cancer risk including:

  • Air and water pollution
  • Nutritional imbalances
  • Stress and anxiety
  • Insufficient exercise
  • Air and water pollution
  • Chemicals in building materials
  • Sunlight
  • Smoking
  • Radiation
  • Food chemicals
  • Lifetime hormonal exposure
  • Family history

C

Circulating Tumour Cells Test


For more information or to receive professional advice, please visit your family doctor or book a consultation with Life Health Care Group.