It’s no secret cancer is the leading cause of death in Singapore, with the most common cancers being lung cancer, breast cancer, colorectal cancer and liver cancer. The World Health Organization (WHO) projects that without immediate action, the global number of deaths from cancer will increase by nearly 80 per cent by 2030.
It sounds like bad news but we can all work at maintaining healthy lifestyles to help keep cancer at bay. In fact, about half of all cancers can be prevented by making some simple and healthy lifestyle changes. Here are some easy tips to help ward off the disease.