Understanding Cancer

Causes and Risk Factors

Cancer tumours can be divided into three groups: benign, malignant or precancerous

Smoke cigarettes/ cigars/ bidis/ chillams/ hookahs.

Consume chewing tobacco/ khaini/ gutka/ pan masala

Smoke cigarettes/ cigars/ bidis/ chillams/ hookahs.

Smoke cigarettes/ cigars/ bidis/ chillams/ hookahs.

Smoke cigarettes/ cigars/ bidis/ chillams/ hookahs.

Consume chewing tobacco/ khaini/ gutka/ pan masala

Consume chewing tobacco/ khaini/ gutka/ pan masala

Smoke cigarettes/ cigars/ bidis/ chillams/ hookahs.

Consume chewing tobacco/ khaini/ gutka/ pan masala

Being overweight or
obese

Unhealthy diet with low fruit and vegetable intake.

Lack of physical activity.

Sexually transmitted HPV infection.