Cancer has been a serious threat for adult and children. Among the entire cancers, several are very common among kids. Learn about it and know the symptoms to catch it up earlier.
- Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
The cancer is started in the bone marrow. It spreads to blood and then it spreads to the organs. The symptoms are weight loss, fever, bleeding, weakness, fatigue, and pain on bone and joint.
- Brain Tumor
There are several types of this tumor and the treatment can be different. The symptoms are frequent vomiting, balance problem, headache and dizziness, and problems in hearing, vision, and speech.
It is mostly found in kids under five years old, and it is more common on boys. The symptoms are high blood pressure and diarrhea, impaired walk, eyes change like bulging, and continuous pain on several body parts.
- Wilms Tumor
It happens in their kidneys and it can start at very young age. The symptoms are nausea and bad appetite, fever and pain, and lumping or swelling in their belly.
There is Hodgkin and non Hodgkin lymphoma and it attacks lymph nodes. The symptoms are sweat and weakness, fever and weight loss, and swollen lymph nodes.
Even though these cancers happen mostly on kids, there is still a big chance for your kids to survive it especially when you catch the symptoms early.