Essay about The Causes And Treatments Of Cancer

1447 Words Apr 6th, 2016 6 Pages
ALL ABOUT CANCER Cancer can be everywhere and can be in anyone at the same time when no one knows it. Cancer affects people in different ways. Around the world today, there are many different types of cancer. All cancers have their own cause and treatments. Some of these treatments of cancer include chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery. Some of the causes are smoking, drinking and sometimes eating certain foods. It is important to understand the different types, causes and treatments of cancer because they can harm people when they have been done or are still using them.
TYPES OF CANCER
There are many different types of brain cancer. Some are noncancerous or benign cancer and other types are cancerous, malignant tumors. Brain cancer happens in certain parts of a person’s brain where it can be dangerous to remove. When a tumor is removed from any part of the brain, secondary tumor starts growing and eventually gets bigger. Margaret Hatcher writes this in the New York Times on cancer, “People may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.” Breast cancer is a disease that can go to other organs and breast cancer starts in the breast or lymph. Breast cancer mainly happens in women because women have different body parts and men do not have a lymph node under their arm. A lymph node is a bean-shaped organ that catches cancer cells and bacteria throughout the body. The deputy director of Georgetown University 's Lombardi Center Michael Atkins said to his patient,…

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