Cancer Prevention Month

February is National Cancer Prevention Month, which is a time dedicated to bringing awareness to the importance of preventative measures.The American Association for Cancer Research says 40% of all diagnosed cancers and nearly half of the deaths from cancer in the U.S. are caused by things that could have been prevented.Dr. Sam Bailey, M.D. at the ARH Cancer Center said lung, colon, breast and prostate cancers are the leading cancers that he sees. He adds generally the casues for these types of cancer is diet and weight.




Source: MG News

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