Lung Cancer

By:Morgan Steinker

What is Lung Cancer?

Lung cancer is a type of disease. Its a uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells that start off in one lung (or two).They start to go in the air passage. The abnormal cells divide and form tumors.

How do people get lung cancer?

There are a lot of ways that people can get lung cancer. The main way is by smoking. Like cigarette smoking, pipe or cigar smoking. Another way that isn't as big as a risk is breathing other peoples smoke (passive smoking). There are other ways other then smoking like, asbestos fibers, air pollution etc.

How to prevent lung cancer.

There are some ways that people can stay away from lung cancer. Stay away from smoking, or anyone that does smoke. If someone in your family smokes try to get them to stop. Stay healthy and active.
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