You needn’t depend on daily routine examinations and tests only with the aim to protect yourself from many diseases, such as cancer.

In addition, it is essential to take care of anything that is not expected, but seems uncommon and unusual.

Frequently observed signs:

1. CHRONIC COUGH OR PAIN IN THE CHEST

Chronic cough or bronchitis might be a sign of some kind of cancer, such as lung tumor or maybe leukemia. Usually, people who have lung cancer have pain in the chest, which can extend down the arms up to the shoulders.

2. WHEEZING OR LOSING THE BREATH

Being short of breath is most often the first sign of lung cancer.

3. HAVING DIFFICULTY TO SWALLOW

It also represents the first sign of lung cancer, particularly those related to esophageal and throat cancer.

4. CONSTANT FEVERS OR INFECTIONS

Fevers and infections can indicate the first symptoms of blood cells cancer, or leukemia. It mainly affects the ability of the human body to fight against infections.

5. EXCESSIVE BRUISING OR BLEEDING

These symptoms suggest that something atypical is happening to the human body, especially to the red-blood cells, which usually indicates leukemia.

6. LYMPH ON THE UNDERARM, SWOLLEN LYMPH NODES, AND GROIN OR NECK

Often these changes in the lymphatic system indicate symptoms of cancer.

7. BLOATING OR GAINING ABDOMINAL WEIGHT

Abdominal weight gain or bloating is usually common for women who have ovarian cancer.

8. WEAKNESS

Weakness usually is a sign of several kinds of diseases. If you often feel tired, you should consult with your doctor.

9. PELVIC OR ABDOMINAL PAIN

Pelvic and abdominal pain is usually signs of ovarian cancer. Pain in the abdominal can also be a symptom of leukemia.

10. FEELING FULL AND NOT ABLE TO EAT

Feeling full is also a symptom of ovarian cancer. Usually women complain that they are not hungry or have not got appetite, although they have not eaten for long time.

11. UNEXPECTED WEIGHT LOSS

Sudden weight loss can be a sign of some kind of digestive cancers, like colon cancer. Moreover, it can also be a sign of liver cancer, which usually affects the appetite.

12. RECTAL BLEEDING OR BLOOD IN THE TOILET

Colorectal cancer is usually indicated by rectal bleeding or bleeding in the stool. You should immediately consult your doctor if you recognize some of these these symptoms.

13. BREASTS THAT ARE SORE, RED OR SWOLLEN

If you notice some unfamiliar changes to the breasts, you have to immediately consult your doctor, as these can be symptoms of breast cancer.

14. STOMACHACHE OR UPSET STOMACH

Stomachache or upset stomach may be a symptom of colorectal cancer.

15. BLEEDING BETWEEN PERIODS OR PAINFUL PERIODS

Bleeding between periods can be a sign of endometrial cancer or uterine. So, in case you notice that your usual period is different, you should immediately ask for a vaginal ultrasound.

16. CHANGES OF THE NIPPLE

Flattened or inverted nipples, as well as turned sideways nipples can be a sign of breast cancer.

17. A SKIN LUMP THAT FREELY BLEEDS, IS CRUSTY OR DOES NOT HEAL

A skin lump that easily bleeds, becomes crusty or does not heal may be some signs of melanoma, which is a skin cancer.

18. FACIAL EXPRESSION SWELLING

Swelling, redness, or puffiness in the human face are frequent signs for people who suffer from lung cancer. There is usually a prevention of the blood running through the head and the face.

19. PAIN IN THE BACK OR THE INFERIOR RIGHT SIDE

These conditions, the pain in the back or the lower right side, are common for people who have liver cancer. They can also be symptoms of breast cancer.

20. NAIL CHANGES

If you have noticed some unusual changes on your fingernails, it can indicate various types of cancer. A spot underneath your nails and a black or brown streak usually indicates skin cancer. Whereas, pail and white nails can indicate liver cancer.

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