What Are The Signs And Symptoms Of Colon Cancer?

Tips for ParentBy Onlymyhealth Editorial Team / Sep 05, 2020

If you are less than 50 years of age, then there will be no thought in your mind that you can get colorectal cancer. But according to a recent survey, the risk of this type of cancer in youth has increased by 50 per cent more than in previous decades. So you have to take care of some symptoms. If you see those symptoms, then it would be best if you got your check-up immediately. In research conducted in the year 2004, around 150,000 people were checked up who were below 50 years of age. According to its results, the number of cancer patients is increasing every year until 2015. In 2004, colorectal cancer was found to be 10 per cent among people under 50, but this number increased to 12.2 per cent in 2015. According to research, by 2030, people between 20 and 35 years of age will start getting this cancer, and the number of people who have this cancer will increase to 124 per cent. In cancer cases, this type of cancer is the third leading cause. Men and women are equally affected by this. 

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