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16 Warning Signs of Cancer You Should Not Ignore

Your body usually gives you signs that something is wrong. You have to recognize these signs and take action to correct the problem. Now just because you are exhibiting one or more of these signs doesn’t mean you have cancer. Some of these issues can be corrected with a change in diet or lifestyle. But do acknowledge any unexplained changes in your body and bring them to the attention of your doctor.

ONCE YOU RECOGNIZE CHANGES IN YOUR BODY NEVER IGNORE THEM.  MANY CONDITIONS, INCLUDING CANCER CAN BE TREATED SUCCESSFULLY IF THEY ARE CAUGHT IN THE EARLY STAGES.

Unexplained Weight Loss

Certain cancers like breast or lung, attack and hinders the function of the liver which is why you may be experiencing unexplained weight loss. It can be one of the first signs to indicate colon or other digestive cancers.

Chronic Heartburn

It may mean that you have Barrett’s esophagus or esophageal cancer if you experience chronic heartburn.

Bowel Issues

Clear sign of bowel cancer is change in the bowel habits that lasts for more than a month.

Difficulty Swallowing

It may indicate esophageal, lung or throat cancer if you experience trouble swallowing, pain or a burning sensation when swallowing food.

Frequent Fevers or Infections

If you struggle with a persistent or prolonged fever, it mean you have lymphoma.

Unexplained Fatigue

Symptom of various cancers can be unexplained and constant weakness and fatigue.

Shortness of Breath