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Women and cancer: 20 signs you should never ignore

Espresso Logo By Daphne MacDonald of Espresso | Slide 1 of 21: Many factors contribute to changes in women’s bodies, including stress, hormones, diet, and lifestyle. Although some changes are normal and expected, others might be a sign of disease, such as cancer. According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), “some of the cancers that most often affect women are breast, colorectal, endometrial, lung, cervical, skin, and ovarian cancers.” While not every change in a woman’s body is a sign of cancer, here are common signs you shouldn’t ignore.

Women and cancer: 20 signs you should never ignore

Many factors contribute to changes in women’s bodies, including stress, hormones, diet, and lifestyle. Although some changes are normal and expected, others might be a sign of disease, such as cancer. According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), “some of the cancers that most often affect women are breast, colorectal, endometrial, lung, cervical, skin, and ovarian cancers.” While not every change in a woman’s body is a sign of cancer, here are common signs you shouldn’t ignore.

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