Understanding Cancer

Cancer Signs and Symptoms

With so many different types of cancers, the symptoms are varied and depend on where the disease is located. However, there are some key signs and symptoms to look out for, including:

Coughing, breathlessness or
difficulty swallowing

Unusual lumps
or swelling

Changes in bowel habit

Unexpected bleeding

Unexplained weight loss


Pain or ache

New mole or changes to a mole

Complications with urinating

Unusual breast changes

Appetite loss

A sore or ulcer that won’t heal

Heartburn or indigestion

Heavy night sweats