Environmental factors, the food you eat, and the lifestyle you choose play an important role in determining if you are susceptible to cancer.
Many people perceive cancer as unavoidable. If anything, recent research indicates that cancer is definitely preventable—you just have to understand what to avoid.
Take a look at the top 5 causes for cancer and consider how you can change your lifestyle to prevent it.
All over the world, tobacco use is the number one cause of cancer. Consider a recent study in the United Kingdom that determined that 23% of all cancer in men and 15.6% of all cancer in women was tied to tobacco use.
Lung cancer is the most common type associated with cancer—likely due to cigarette popularity. Behind that, was cancer of the oral cavity and esophagus. Not smoking can significantly reduce your chances of developing these types of cancer.