Finally, one of the best ways of reducing cancer is …..
Cancer prevention is an essential component of all cancer control plans because about 40 % of cancers are preventable.
Firstly…Public education campaigns are important in highlighting the dangers of smoking because possibly as many as 22 % (in the UK 30%) of cancers are caused by smoking.
Secondly, another 30% of cancers are diet-related. Decades of research have clearly shown that by living a healthy life, people can reduce the risk of developing the disease.
Screening tests help in finding Cancer earlier before developing any symptoms.
The benefits of eating high-fiber foods, fruit, and vegetables.
Epigallocatechin gallate, an antioxidant present in green tea, is another potential protective agent.
Finally, The new research funded by the UK and USA which aims to show the number of cancer cases could be prevented by known lifestyle and environmental factors,
like being a non-smoker, keeping a healthy weight, drinking less alcohol, eating a healthy balanced diet, and avoiding being exposed to certain infections or radiation.
Every country, regardless of resource level, can take steps to curb the cancer epidemic, save lives and prevent unnecessary suffering.
Finally, cancer prevention efforts should be preceded by a systematic planning process on cancer control.