India Today : 2019-02-11

CANCER PROJECT : 48 : 42

CANCER PROJECT

CANCER PROJECT 3·5% 7.2% Brain & Nervous System Lip & Oral 6.8% 8.2% Pharynx Breast 7.5% 4.3% Lungs Oesophagus 5.8% 7.5% Colon & rectum Stomach 5.2% 5.2% Cervix Blood 25% 40% 15% THE TRIGGER 4% What affects cancer risks and how n 10% 6% Infographics by TANMOY CHAKRABORTY 42 FEBRUARY 11, 2019 INDIA TODAY 200 different cancers from blood, pancreatic, eyeball to bone Unknown: Tobacco and paan masala: Lung and oral cancers Obesity: Breast, uterus, large intestine, kidney cancers Lack of personal hygiene: Cervical and liver cancer Genetic: Breast and ovarian cancers Diet and poor preservation of food: Stomach cancers

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