Non smokers too at risk of Cancer.

Lung Cancer has been mostly related to smokers till now, but a new study shows a large population of non smokers too getting affected with the disease. An estimated 6000 people died of cancer who have never smoked, which is greater in number when compared to Cervical Cancer. Lymphoma and Ovarian Cancer. Some of the major contributors to lung cancer in non smokers include occupational carcinogenic exposure, outdoor pollution and indoor cooking.

The stigma that lung cancer is related to smokers may deviate the understanding of the disease in non smokers which will delay the diagnosis , reducing their chances of curative treatment and 


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