Connect with us

Health

Signs Of Stomach Cancer That Should Not Be Ignored

Published

on

Stomach cancer

, which is also called gastric cancer, is a growth of cells that starts in the stomach. The stomach is in the upper middle part of the belly, just below the ribs. The stomach helps to break down and digest food.

Stomach cancer can happen in any part of the stomach. In most of the world, stomach cancers happen in the main part of the stomach. This part is called the stomach body.In the United States, stomach cancer is more likely to start by the gastroesophageal junction. This is the part where the long tube that carries food you swallow meets the stomach. The tube that carries food to the stomach is called the esophagus

.

Advertisement

We are going to have a look at some of the warning signs that should not be taken for granted. They include the following:

Nausea and vomiting: Some stomach cancer patients have symptoms that include nausea and vomiting. Sometimes, the vomit contains blood.

Feeling full: Many stomach cancer patients experience a sense of “fullness” in the upper abdomen after eating small meals.

Not feeling hungry when you would expect to be hungry. The stomach plays a significant role in food digestion and assimilation but when it becomes cancerous, you may start having issues with food consumption.

Advertisement

Unintentional weight loss is when you lose weight without dieting or increasing physical activity. It may occur following a loss of appetite or when you’re consuming the same amount of calories as usual. Either way, it’s usually a cause for concern.

A decline in the red blood cell count or anemia is one of the symptoms

of stomach cancer. You can lose red blood cells more quickly than your body can produce due to the bleeding caused by the cancerous tumor. As a result, your body receives less oxygen causing a constant feeling of weakness or exhaustion.

These signs should not be taken for granted.

Advertisement
Continue Reading
Advertisement
Advertisement
Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: “I am starting my political career from here” – Laide Bakare speaks following new appointment with Osun State, pens message to Governor Adeleke

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Arewa Economic Forum Asks Tinubu To Reconsider Fuel Subsidy Removal

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Armed Militia: Court Orders FG To File Charges Against Miyyeti Allah’s Bodejo Within 7 days

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Senate Committee on Constitution Review sets 24 months for exercise

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: “Tinubu Champions Accountability and Democracy at ECOWAS Judges’ Meeting”

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Group Calls on Governors and Lawmakers to Act on Fuel Subsidy Removal

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: INEC Opens Up On IReV Failure During 2023 Presidential Election

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: How My Late Dad Made Me Go Into Politics

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Taraba Assembly passes Takum chieftaincy rotation bill

Latest News22 hours ago

BREAKING: Proliferation of drugs fuel banditry, terrorism – NDLEA

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Balarabe’s strides at FCE Zaria

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Senate rejects bill to extend NASS workers’ years of service

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Again, Customs intercepts Niger Republic bound grains

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Ex-Kwara Governor, Ahmed Chartered Private Jets With N1.6bn–EFCC

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Kanayo Kanayo opens up on amount of money Peter Obi gave him for his mother’s funeral

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Govs tackle Akpabio, deny receiving FG N1tn lifeline;military warns against coup

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Kaduna Deputy Speaker assures public of readiness to pass GEO bill, tasks women on visibility

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: The Authentic Delegates Of The Party Voted For Me, They Wanted To Disenfranchise Them- Philip Shaibu

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Governor Buni’s exemplary initiatives

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu Rolls Out Relief Measures As He Reduces Work Days For Lagos Civil Servants

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: The Authentic Delegates Of The Party Voted For Me, They Wanted To Disenfranchise Them- Philip Shaibu

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: “I am starting my political career from here” – Laide Bakare speaks following new appointment with Osun State, pens message to Governor Adeleke

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Armed Militia: Court Orders FG To File Charges Against Miyyeti Allah’s Bodejo Within 7 days

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Ex-Kwara Governor, Ahmed Chartered Private Jets With N1.6bn–EFCC

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Arewa Economic Forum Asks Tinubu To Reconsider Fuel Subsidy Removal

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Kaduna Deputy Speaker assures public of readiness to pass GEO bill, tasks women on visibility

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Again, Customs intercepts Niger Republic bound grains

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Balarabe’s strides at FCE Zaria

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Taraba Assembly passes Takum chieftaincy rotation bill

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Senate rejects bill to extend NASS workers’ years of service

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Kanayo Kanayo opens up on amount of money Peter Obi gave him for his mother’s funeral

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Govs tackle Akpabio, deny receiving FG N1tn lifeline;military warns against coup

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Senate Committee on Constitution Review sets 24 months for exercise

Latest News22 hours ago

BREAKING: Proliferation of drugs fuel banditry, terrorism – NDLEA

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu Rolls Out Relief Measures As He Reduces Work Days For Lagos Civil Servants

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: INEC Opens Up On IReV Failure During 2023 Presidential Election

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: “Tinubu Champions Accountability and Democracy at ECOWAS Judges’ Meeting”

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: How My Late Dad Made Me Go Into Politics

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Governor Buni’s exemplary initiatives

Politics22 hours ago

BREAKING: Group Calls on Governors and Lawmakers to Act on Fuel Subsidy Removal

Trending