Cancer is a rapidly spreading disease worldwide that causes millions of deaths every year.
There are several types of cancer, of which 6 are considered the most deadly.
Lung, liver, brain, oesophagus, pancreas and stomach cancers are considered to be the most deadly.
But most people suffering from these types of cancer are aware of the disease too late because they ignore the symptoms of the disease.
A study by the Less Survivable Cancers Taskforce found that ignoring the symptoms of life-threatening types of cancer can have devastating consequences.
The study surveyed 2,000 people and found that only one percent were able to identify the symptoms of liver cancer, while between 2 and 3 percent were able to identify the symptoms of esophagus and stomach cancer.
The researchers said that it is very worrying that most people are not aware of the common symptoms of cancer.
He added that early diagnosis of the disease increases the chances of treatment, so it is important that people know the symptoms of the disease and be able to monitor the changes in their body, even if the symptoms seem unrelated. It is better to consult a doctor.
The research also reported the symptoms that appeared in people affected by 6 types of cancer.
Symptoms of brain cancer include vision and speech problems, headache, vomiting, nausea, seizures, mental and behavioral changes.
People with liver cancer may experience unexpected weight loss, loss of appetite, feeling sick, abdominal pain or swelling, jaundice, skin rash, fatigue, fever, blood in vomit, and dark urine. Similar symptoms are common.
Symptoms such as persistent cough, cough blood, chest pain, unexpected weight loss, loss of appetite, shortness of breath, fatigue and weakness are experienced by people suffering from lung cancer.
Difficulty swallowing food, indigestion or heartburn, loss of appetite, vomiting, stomach, chest or back pain, persistent cough, hoarseness, fatigue and shortness of breath are prominent symptoms of esophageal cancer.
Some of the symptoms experienced by people suffering from this type of cancer include back or stomach pain, loss of appetite, unexpected weight loss, yellowing of the skin, jaundice, indigestion and intestinal problems. .
Persistent indigestion, heartburn, bloating or a feeling of fullness after eating little, abdominal pain, difficulty swallowing and unexpected weight loss are notable symptoms of this cancer.