Cancer affects millions worldwide, with over 19 million new cases reported annually. It is the second leading cause of death globally, responsible for nearly 10 million fatalities each year. While certain risk factors like tobacco use and UV radiation exposure are well-known, genetic predispositions also play a significant role. Thanks to the remarkable progress made in cancer treatment, screening, and prevention, survival rates are improving for many types of cancer.
On World Cancer Day 2024, test your cancer awareness with this quiz, especially prepared by Health Shots.