Essays /

Cancer Essay

Essay preview

                                                                                                                         Shawn Bee                                                                                                                           Coach Bell                                                              Cancer                                                  Biology  Cancers are a large family of diseases which cause abnormal cell growth with the  potential to invade or spread to other parts of the body​ . ​

There are more than 100 types 
of cancer, including breast cancer, skin cancer, lung cancer, colon cancer, prostate  cancer, and lymphoma​
 Cancer cells can spread to other parts of the body through the  blood and ​

The body is made up of many types of cells​
 These cells grow and divide in a controlled 
way to produce more cells as they are needed to keep the body healthy​ .​
 When cells 
become old or damaged, they die and are replaced with new cells​ .​
sometimes this orderly process goes wrong​
. ​
DNA of a cell can become damaged or 
changed, pr...

Read more


10 100 15 20 25 30 35 5 90 95 abnorm activ addit affect age alcohol also alter angiogenesi anxious appear approxim associ b base becom bee behavior bell biolog blood bodi breast call cancer care case caus cell certain cervic chanc chang characterist choos circulatori clear close coach colon combin common consid contribut control current damag danger death demonstr depend depress destroy detect die diet digest diseas distress divid divis dna doubl drink due earli easiest eat econom either environment even examin exampl extra extrem factor famili fat feed form fresh fruit function general genet get goe grain great grow growth happen hat health healthi hepat hormon howev human import includ infect inherit initi interfer invad invas ioniz irregular keep lack larg learn lifestyl limit link liver low lower lung lymph lymphoma made major make malign mammogram manag mani mass may mean mere method mouth move mutat need nervous new nonion normal notabl obes occur often old one order palliat pap papillomavirus part patient peopl person physic physician pollut possibl potenti present prevent process produc prostat protect quit radiat receiv recogn recommend reduc relationship releas remain replac research rich risk screen self sever shade shawn shirt sign signific sinc singl skin small smear smoke sometim spot spread stage status stay still stress suicid sun sunscreen symptom system systemat testicular therapi thing throat throughout tissu tobacco treatment tumor two type use user vaccin various veget vessel virus way whole women wrong