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Beyond the Myth: Understanding Cancer in Young People and How to Prevent It

BySamantha Nguyen

Mar 27, 2024
Cancer rates soar by 80% among young adults

Despite common misconceptions that cancer only affects older individuals, statistics show that the incidence of cancer among young people has increased by about 80%. While cancer is less common among those aged 20-44, many young people are still affected by various types of cancer.

In Israel, the most common types of cancer among young people include testicular cancer, non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, malignant melanoma, breast cancer, and thyroid cancer. To prevent cancer, it is crucial to maintain a healthy lifestyle by avoiding smoking and secondhand smoke, following a balanced diet, staying physically active, limiting alcohol consumption, maintaining a healthy weight, and practicing safe sun exposure.

Early detection is key in improving the chances of recovery from cancer. Symptoms like unexplained pain, weight loss, fatigue, lumps or swelling, fever, skin changes

By Samantha Nguyen

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