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Cancer Risk Factors

While doctors have an idea of what may increase your risk of cancer, the majority of cancers occur in people who don't have any known risk factors. Factors known to increase your risk of cancer include: Cancer can take decades to develop. That's why most people diagnosed with cancer are 65 or older.

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Last week in lecture we discussed cancer and it's risk factors.  Although many people who are diagnosed with cancer have a high risk of cancer, majority of people diagnosed have no known risks.  So, it's important to know the... more »Last week in lecture we discussed cancer and it's risk factors.  Although many people who are diagnosed with cancer have a high risk of cancer, majority of people diagnosed have no known risks.  So, it's important to know the risks as well as signs and how to look for signs. This article explains environmental factors that one should look to avoid and other symptoms to keep an eye out for. 03-27-2017 1:13pm

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