World Cancer Day 2019: Cancer treatment still a dream “I am and I Will”
World Day Against Cancer. The campaign 2019, with the slogan "I am ..."…….
began Wednesday 30 January 2019 the press conference organized at the offices of ESHEA. The initiative was grown in media. positive messages from the fields of science and the priorities should all support that soon the disease be treated entirely.
"I'm I want…"
The World Day Against Cancer established at the initiative of the International Union Against Cancer (UICC), representing 280 organizations 90 Countries of the world.
The campaign every year on 4 February emphasizes prevention and stated that the 43% of cancers can be avoided with the following conditions:
Environment without tobacco to children and young people…..
Physical exercise, balanced nutrition, healthy diet and avoid obesity…..
Avoiding excessive sun exposure…..
Information on vaccines that prevent cancers…..
According to data of the Agency for International Day Against Cancer, each year occur 14 million new cancer cases, while the 2030 estimated to occur 21,7 million new cases. Regarding deaths annually 8,2 million people die from cancer, while to 2030 the number is expected to reach the 13 millions.
So the day was established thanks to the initiative of the International Union Against Cancer, which aims to correct information of all people for the damned disease with emphasis on prevention.
Cancer is not only due to gene mutations. The risk substantially occurs through a combination of genes, environment and choices of our lives, such as diet and our habits. Cancer is a term that refers to some 150-200 different diseases, a common feature of all the uncontrolled growth of cells. Their unexpected increase creates volume, whereas when transposed to other parts of the body, the volume is made dangerous.
Cancer is the leading cause of death worldwide, while the current day established to remind us how to improve our daily lives can prevent. So, let's make today the beginning and let up smoking, let's increase the performance and let reduce sedentary.
Prevention saves lives!!!
In truth what we could avoid or change in our lives in order to move away more and more of the cancer probability and to shield the best and most effective way our health:
- avoiding smoking
- Maintaining a healthy weight
- Limiting alcohol consumption
- Hygiene, balanced nutrition
- Natural activity
- Protection against specific infections
- Safe sun exposure
- Profession (exposure to chemicals in the workplace, since some people are at greater risk, as a result of chemicals or practices used in their work. Improving safety at work means that fewer people will be at risk now than, in the past).
and something else….
- Take exam!!!! The standard checkup – or of tests needed to be done if there are incidents or hereditary fears whatever your age, because age alone is not unfortunately never cushion safety…
- Why do not forget, prevention means I give myself the right to live!! I mean courage, strength and love your body and myself. And we all have a right to the opportunity offered by the prevention!!
- And do not forget, it is time to stop using the term "damned disease", for a condition that counts 25 million survivors worldwide. besides, according to scientists, in a few decades will simply it is a chronic disease that is treated like any other!!