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5 Cancer Causing Habits-caution!

Updated on November 10, 2011

Cancer causing habits

Whether you are intentional or not, the following 5 bad habits can cause you cancer by accumulation. So be careful and get rid of the habits as quickly as possible.
1. Smoking can cause lung cancer: when you are smoking, it affects the health of both yourself and the people surrounding you. Research suggests that passive smoking can cause greater harms than smoking. The children who expose to passive smoking gets greater harms Besides smoking, the air pollution is also a cause of the high incidence rate of lung cancer. In big cities, the situation is worse than small ones.
2. Often Staying up all night can cause breast cancer or prostate cancer
Research suggests that the incidence rates of breast and prostate cancer are greater than normal group among men and women who stay up all night. Working nights continuosly for 3 years can have 40% greater probability of having breast cancer for women. If it lasts more than 3 years, the probability would be 60%. The bright light in the night can change the normal cycle of melotonin in the body, it decreases the secretion of melotonin. The melotonin serves as a pretection to the DNA from destroying of oxidizing to restrain the changes of cancer cells.
3. Eating too much meat can cause breast cancer
A research conducted in Britian suggests that cosuming too much processed meat may increase the risk of having breast cancer. So if women want to stay away from breast cancer, she must not be a hungry “carnivorous animal”. They should decrease the amount of meat consumption. But denying all kinds of meat is still not a wise choice, it is recommended that the everyday consumption should be kept below 100 grams. The best processing methods are cooking and steaming.

Cancer causing habits

Cancer causing habits
Cancer causing habits

4. Having many sex partners can cause cervical cancer
Recently, the patients of cervical cancer is changing toward younger population. One of the reasons for young woman to have cervical cancer is to engage in sexual congregation. Cervical cancer is mostly caused by sexually transmitted disease and incidence rate is on the rise. Materials suggested that having multiple sex partners can have 2 to 3 times greater risk of causing cervical cancer.
5. Obesity can cause colon cancer and prostate cancer
Obesity should be regarded with caution. Some cancers are closely related with obesity, for example colon cancer, breast cancer, prostate cancer, endometrial cancer, etc. so pay attention to diet and take time to exercise, control weight and reduce fat.

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      Janet smaitha 6 years ago

      Wat am very very scared,i eat anything am over weight thank's 4that information nd truly al take diet seriously

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      cyberwriter 6 years ago from Beijing,China

      You are welcome, I think few people would stay up all night unless their work require them to. but Eating too much meat really cause a lot of problems.

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      Alecia Murphy 6 years ago from Wilmington, North Carolina

      Very interesting cyberwriter. I didn't know about 2 or 3. Staying up all night does make sense though, because I notice it does something to your body after awhile which is why I try to not do it. But eating too much and getting breast cancer either is intriguing. I guess eating meat should be done with careful consideration. Thank you so much for this valuable information.

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      cyberwriter 6 years ago from Beijing,China

      You are welcome! I suggest you to do some exercise.

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      brandasaur 6 years ago from Planet X

      Now Im scared. Im actually overweight and I'm really affected although I don't have Cancer. I really need to go on diet. Thanks for sharing this hub! :)

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