Environmental Causes of Cancer
The term cancer does not refer to one specific disease, but rather to a large group of diseases. Cancer develops when cells in a part of the body begin to grow out of control. Although there are many kinds of cancer, they all start because of the uncontrollable growth of abnormal cells. These cancer cells develop because of damage to DNA, which is found in every cell of the body and
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the affects of secondhand smoke, tanning beds or low doses of radiation are less clear. Until science produces more answers to these questions, it is important to remember that it is possible to reduce cancer risk simply by making healthy lifestyle choices and staying informed about our work and home environments.