Acting Minister of health Suprun told the Ukrainians about the first symptoms of colorectal cancer. About when you need to urgently run to the doctor, reports Clutch.
Colorectal cancer is one of the most dangerous types of cancer. In the world he occupies a leading position among oncological diseases – 1800000 new cases and an estimated 860 000 deaths were recorded last year. In this figure each year is rapidly creeping up. According to the official returns of the National Cancer Institute, each year in Ukraine reveal about 16 000 new cases of the disease.
One of the main risk factors of Contracting colorectal cancer is age. Most often, it’s found in people older than 50 years. Usually the disease develops very slowly, and in the early stages is almost imperceptible.
Also, the risk of developing this type of cancer increases the presence of excess weight, poor diet, sedentary lifestyle, Smoking and alcohol. Heredity also is a major risk factor.
Symptoms that should immediately seek medical attention:
pain in the abdomen;
the presence of blood during stool;
the changing nature of the chair;
violation of bowel function (constipation or diarrhea).
If the time to go to the doctor, colorectal cancer can be detected at an early stage. Then the effectiveness of the treatment will be much more.
Ulyana Suprun stressed that the timely passage of screening and treatment reduce the risk of disease by 20%. For prevention need to annually pass a stool for occult blood and do colonoscopy every 10 years.
We will remind, Suprun told how quickly and without much physical effort to lose weight.
Earlier Znayu reported Suprun Ukrainians advised to mix alcohol with antibiotics.
Also Znayu wrote, in Ukraine for the whole period of independence there was not a single death from vaccines. This was said on his page on Facebook Suprun. She noted that after each vaccination, your doctors must record the condition and any violations to immediately report to the testing centres.