Lung Cancer is the most common amongst other cancers in men and the third most commonly occurring cancer in women, with total 2.09 million cases in 2018. There can be many causes to lung cancers but the most common are tobacco use and air pollution. With the ever increasing cases of lung cancer, all around the world, many campaigns and attempts have been done to Stop lung cancer or prevent the increasing death cases of it.
It takes more lives each year than colon, prostate, ovarian and breast cancers combined. Smokers have the greatest risk of lung cancer although, it can happen to non-smokers as well. Lung cancer begins in the lungs and doesn’t cause any signs and symptoms in the early stages.
Signs and symptoms of lung cancer may include:
Shortness of breath
New cough that doesn’t go away
Coughing up blood
Sudden weight loss
Pain in the bones
How to avoid Lung Cancer?
Cigarette smoking is one of the principal risk factor in the development of lung cancer. For People who want to quit smoking to not become the victim of this deadly disease, we offer anti nicotine products like Nicotex chewing gum. The gum is based on the WHO-approved Therapy, nicotine replacement therapy, which allows the body to gradually adjust to having less nicotine until the person no longer need it.
Apart from smoking, pollution also contributes to lung cancer. Air pollution from vehicles, power plants, burning of fossil fuels, industry smoke, etc. increases the risk of developing lung cancer. And the best approach to stay protection from air pollution is using anti-pollution masks.
TabletShablet has a wide range of Anti-pollution mask from brands like Bodyguard and SG Health. Wearing a mask provides protection from air pollution, dust pollution as these masks have PM 2.5 filter, which filters even fine particulate matter. There are different layers in a pollution mask that further adds filtration.
Quit smoking and pollution protection can further increase the chances of avoiding and helps to stop lung cancer.