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Cancer Of The Intestine Kills Fast: Avoid Too Much Intake Of These 4 Things If You Want To Live Long

The small intestine commonly referred to as the small bowel is a tubular structure/organ that is part of the digestive system. The primary function of the small intestine is to break down and absorb ingested nutrients while mixing and moving the intestinal contents consisting of gastric juices and partly digested food along the digestive tract into the colon.

Bowel cancer is a general term for cancer that begins in the large bowel. Depending on where the cancer starts, bowel cancer is sometimes called colon or rectal cancer.

Cancer can sometimes start in the small bowel (small intestine), but small bowel cancer is much rarer than large bowel cancer. Cancer doesn't have cure and it kills if not diagnosed early. 

Smoking. People who smoke may have an increased risk of colon cancer. Alcohol. Heavy use of alcohol increases your risk of colon cancer. 

Tobacco: can cause cancer and then block your body from fighting it: Poisons in cigarette smoke can weaken the body's immune system, making it harder to kill cancer cells. When this happens, cancer cells keep growing without being stopped. Poisons in tobacco smoke can damage or change a cell's DNA.

Red meat consumption and a high-fat diet

According to numerous studies, your risk of small intestinal cancer is increased by a diet high in red meat, fat, and salted or smoked foods. Red and processed meat overconsumption may also raise your risk for colon cancer (colorectal cancer). The disturbance of bile acid in the intestine caused by excessive consumption of high-fat foods can lead to cancer. Foods high in saturated fat and salt should be avoided.

Lifestyle changes to reduce your risk of colon cancer

You can take steps to reduce your risk of colon cancer by making changes in your everyday life. Stop smoking, eat vegetables, drink less alcohol m

When to see a doctor

If you notice any persistent symptoms that worry you, make an appointment with your doctor.

There is no single treatment for any cancer. The most common options for colon cancer are surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy.

The aim of treatment will be to remove the cancer, prevent its spread, and reduce any uncomfortable symptoms.

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