‘Cancer’ is a disease includes abnormal growth of cells. These cells have potential to spread to another parts of the body. Malignant tumor or Malignant neoplasm are the another names given to the Cancer.
There are many reasons for causing cancer like Tobacco, Obesity, a poor diet, Lack of physical activity, Consumption of Alcohol, Continuous use of Mobile Phones, Harmful Radiations etc.
Every Tumor is not cancerous. At the beginning, Tumor do not spreads to the other parts of the body. Then how people can aware of this Cancer Tumor?
So there are some specific possible signs and symptoms which are seen in Cancer Patient like a new lump, abnormal bleeding, a prolonged/ continuous cough, unexplained weight loss, and a change in bowel movements among others.
Approximately 5 to10% of cancers causes due to genetic defects inherited from a person’s parents. Many cancers can be prevented by avoiding smoking, maintaining a weight, not drinking too much alcohol and cold drinks, eating plenty of vegetables, fruits and whole grains, being vaccinated against certain infectious diseases, not eating too much meat, and avoiding too much exposure to sunlight and other harmful radiations.
There are different treatments available now days to cure a Cancer, like Chemotherapy, Radiation therapy, Alternative medicine, Surgery, Palliative care, Immuno therapy. The Indian Scientists are also busy in finding an easy way to cure Cancer.
A 14 year study by two Indian scientists has led them to discover that dopamine called the happy hormone can also kill tumours, this is one of the most significant medical discoveries ever. Partha Pratim Dasgupta and Sujit Basu are those two scientist born in Kolkata who invent this treatment of Happy Hormones.
Trials on mice have been successful, say inventors Partha Dasgupta and Sujit Basu. If human trials succeed, cancer cure will get significantly cheaper and treatment will available for everyone. Other treatments like Chemotherapy needs large amount while Happy Hormone therapy that is Dopamine costs just Rs.25.