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Cancer Causes and Risk Factors - Cancer Prevention - About.com
Most people don't realize that cancer is preventable in many cases. Learning what causes cancer and what the risk factors are is the first step in cancer ...
http://cancer.about.com/od/causes/a/causesrisks.htm
Liver Cancer - Liver Cancer Causes and Risk Factors - About.com
An in depth listing of the causes and risk factors for adult liver cancer.
http://cancer.about.com/od/livercanceradult/p/livercancecause.htm
Cervical Cancer Risk Factors and Prevention
May 7, 2014 ... There are several risk factors for cervical cancer. Some risk factors can be avoided, but unfortunately some cannot. Discover the risk factor for ...
http://cervicalcancer.about.com/od/riskfactorsandprevention/a/cervicalrisk.htm
Family Cancer Syndromes - American Cancer Society
Jun 25, 2014 ... Sometimes, this is because family members have certain risk factors in common ... Only about 5% to 10% of all cancers result directly from gene ...
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Lung Cancer - Causes and Risk Factors of Lung Cancer - About.com
Smoking tobacco is responsible for about 80% of lung cancer cases. It is by far the most dangerous risk factor. Smoking cigarettes aren't the only culprit; cigars, ...
http://cancer.about.com/od/lungcancer/p/lungcancercause.htm
Cancer- Causes and Risk Factors of Cancer
Causes and Risk Factors of Cancer. Cancer can be caused by genetics, lifestyle choices, and exposure to certain environmental hazards. Knowing the causes ...
http://cancer.about.com/od/causes/
Risk Factors for Laryngeal Cancer - Heartburn/GERD - About.com
Aug 6, 2014 ... People with certain risk factors are more likely to get cancer of the larynx. A risk factor is anything that increases your chance of developing this ...
http://heartburn.about.com/od/laryngealcancer/a/larycancerrisks.htm
Breast Cancer - Risk Factors of Breast Cancer - About.com
There are many risk factors for developing breast cancer. Genetics, lifestyle and general health all play an important role in whether you develop the disease.
http://cancer.about.com/od/breastcancer/a/riskfactors.htm
Lymphoma Risk Factors - Cancer - About.com
Although researchers don't yet know what exactly causes lymphoma, they have identified several risk factors for the disease. Lymphoma is a disease that affects  ...
http://cancer.about.com/od/lymphoma/a/lymphomarisk.htm
Is Lung Cancer Inherited? Relation, Heredity and Other Factors
Jul 14, 2014 ... Having a first-degree family member (parent, sibling or child) with lung cancer roughly doubles the risk of developing lung cancer. This risk is ...
http://lungcancer.about.com/od/causesoflungcance1/a/famhxlungca.htm
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