Speech On Lung Cancer

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Lung Cancer: Awareness & Prevention

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths among men and women in the Bangladesh, according to the Bangladesh Lung Foundation.
The treatment of this disease is not up to the mark in Bangladesh. Lack of good facilities, skilled manpower and physical infrastructure, ineffective and inefficient treatment, corruption in the health management, politics among the health service providers, disparity in production of drugs etc are the reasons why our country is lagging behind.
However there is an option how you can avail medical treatment in abroad. With the help of GD Assist you can easily have your medical treatment in abroad.
In this blog we are going to focus the in depth details of what lung cancer is, main reasons behind the cancer, symptom
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But there are many of the risk factors for these cancers.
a. Smoking
Smoking tobacco is one of the main causes of lung cancer. More than 8 out of 10 lung cancers (80%) are caused by smoking. This also includes breathing in other people’s cigarette smoke. Even occasional smoking increases the risk of lung cancer.
b. Non-Smokers
Passive smoking also causes lung cancer. Many people with lung cancer are former smokers, but many others never smoked at all.
c. Changes to the gene
Certain changes in the DNA of lung cells can lead to lung cancer. These changes can lead to abnormal cell growth and, sometimes, cancer.

d. Chemicals and workplace risk
Some substances increase the risk of lung cancer. These include asbestos, silica, and diesel exhaust. People can be exposed to these through their work.
e. Exposure to radon gas
Radon gas is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that comes from tiny amounts of uranium present in all rocks and soils. Radon gas can build up in homes and other buildings.
f. Air Pollution
We know that air pollution can cause lung cancer. The risk depends on the levels of air pollution you are regularly exposed
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