15 Cancer Symptoms Women Often Ignore

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7.Weak ness and fatigue

If you’re suffering from unexplained fatigue that doesn’t go away, it may be a sign of several types of cancer.

8.Mouth changes

If you’re a smoker and see white spots in your mouth or on your lips, you may be suffering from oral cancer.

9.Heavy and irregular bleeding

Many women have reported this as the first sign of uterine or endometrial cancer, so make sure to check it at a gynecologist.

10.Pain in the back

Constant back pain can be caused by brain, bone, liver and breast cancer. Visit a doctor to see if it’s a bad sprain or a more dangerous condition.

11.Changes in the nails

Any kind of changes on your nails can indicate serious diseases including cancer. White or pale nails can be an indication of liver cancer, while clubbing on the nails may be a sign of lung cancer.

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12.Abdominal pain

If this symptom is accompanied by depression, it can be a sign of pancreatic cancer. This symptom should concern people with a family history of pancreatic cancer, as well as heavy drinkers. If the pain doesn’t go away after a while, visit a doctor to see what’s causing it.

13.Frequent fever and infections

Frequent fever and infections can be a sign of leukemia and other types of blood cancer, so don’t overlook the symptom.

14.Foul v@ginal discharge

Foul smelling vaginal discharge can be a sign of cervical cancer. The discharge may occur after menopause and may also contain blood. The condition shouldn’t be treated with medications and should be checked by a doctor. It doesn’t have to mean that it’s cancer – sometimes, the cause is a yeast infection.

15.Unexplained weight loss

Everyone wants to magically lose their pounds, but losing more than 10 pounds overnight may be a sign of a bigger problem. This is a common symptom of different digestive types of cancer, so make sure to visit your doctor if you suddenly lose weight.

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