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Types of Cancer

Written by Mystic on Wednesday, October 03, 2007

Sarcoma-rise from connective tissue such as muscle or bone and are more common in

younger people.
Carcinomas-which occur in epithelial tissue and are more common in older people. It

includes lung, breast, prostate, and colon.
80% are considered sporadic- meaning the cause is unknown. There are several risk

factors that increase the chance of cancer:
Age- risk increases >50.
Diet- high fat, high cholesterol diets increase risk.

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