You don’t just have to rely on regular check-ups and tests to protect yourself from many diseases, including cancer. It is important to pay attention to everything that is inexplicable, strange and unusual.
- Chest pain or chronic cough
Bronchitis and coughing can be symptoms of certain types of cancer, lung cancer, or leukemia. Some lung cancer patients complain of chest pain that radiates from the arm down to the shoulder.
- Shortness of breath, shortness of breath
Shortness of breath is one of the first symptoms of lung cancer.
- Difficulty swallowing
It is often one of the first symptoms of lung cancer and can also be associated with cancer of the throat or esophagus.
- Infection or constant fever
This condition can be a sign of blood cell cancer – leukemia. This disease reduces the body’s ability to fight infection.
- Non-stop bleeding or excessive bruising
This condition usually indicates something unexpected is happening to the red blood cells, which can be a sign of leukemia.
- Swollen lymph nodes or lymph nodes in the armpit, neck, or groin.
When we have changes in the lymphatic system, it can be a sign of cancer.
- Abdominal weight gain or bloating.
Most women with ovarian cancer complain of long-term bloating.
Weakness can be a symptom of several types of cancer. If you have unexplained fatigue, contact your doctor.
- Abdominal or pelvic pain
Cramps and pain in the abdomen and pelvis are often signs of ovarian cancer. Abdominal pain can also be a symptom of leukemia.
- Can’t eat, gets full
Inability to eat and feeling full are other symptoms of ovarian cancer. Women report that they can’t eat or have no appetite even after not eating for a while.
- Sudden weight loss
It can be an early sign of certain types of digestive tract cancer, such as colon cancer. It can also be a symptom of liver cancer, which can affect the body’s ability to get rid of waste products and affect appetite.
- Blood in the stool, rectal bleeding.
These conditions may be symptoms of colon cancer. If you see blood in the toilet bowl, you should see a doctor.
- Swollen, inflamed or reddened breasts.
If you notice any strange changes in your breasts, these symptoms may indicate breast cancer, so you should see your doctor.
- Stomach cramps or indigestion
Constant indigestion and cramping can mean colon cancer.
- Bleeding between periods or painful or heavy periods
Some people report these problems as uterine or endometrial cancer. If you think this is anything other than a normal heavy period, ask for a vaginal ultrasound.
- Changes in nipples
A receding, flattened, or sideways nipple can be a sign of breast cancer.
- Lumps on the skin that bleed easily, become crusty, and don’t heal
All of the above problems can be symptoms of melanoma – skin cancer. Check your body for any uneven spots or growths.
- Swelling of facial forms
It is normal for people with lung cancer to experience redness, swelling, and swelling. Blood flow is restricted from the face and head.
- Lower right side or back pain.
Most people with liver cancer report these conditions. They can also be a sign of breast cancer.
- Nail changes
If you have unknown or strange changes in your nails, it can indicate different types of cancer. Dark streaks, brown spots, and spots under the nails are often signs of skin cancer. White or pale nails are often a sign of liver cancer.