Introduction

Cancer is the most dreaded of all diseases in terms of the great devastation it causes in the life of patients and family. The American Cancer Society estimates that about 1,284,900 new cases of cancer were diagnosed in the U.S. in the year 2002, and about 555,500 Americans are expected to die of the disease; that is, more than 1500 people a day. Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the U.S., exceeded only by heart diseases. In the U.S., men have a little less than a one

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in two lifetime risk of developing cancer. For women, the risk is a little more than one in three.1 According to the World Health Organization, the global cancer rates could increase by 50% to 15 million by 2020.2 With such a high probability that one can contract this terrible menace, coupled with rapidly rising health care costs, the emphasis has now shifted to prevention of the disease rather than cure through radiation treatment or chemotherapy.

10 Ways To Fight Off Cancer

10 Ways To Fight Off Cancer

Learning About 10 Ways Fight Off Cancer Can Have Amazing Benefits For Your Life The Best Tips On How To Keep This Killer At Bay Discovering that you or a loved one has cancer can be utterly terrifying. All the same, once you comprehend the causes of cancer and learn how to reverse those causes, you or your loved one may have more than a fighting chance of beating out cancer.

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